Abdeljalil Ghanem

Abdeljalil Ghanem

American University of Beirut

H-index: 3

Asia-Lebanon

About Abdeljalil Ghanem

Abdeljalil Ghanem, With an exceptional h-index of 3 and a recent h-index of 2 (since 2020), a distinguished researcher at American University of Beirut, specializes in the field of Tax Accounting, Auditing, Valuations, Corporate governance, Financial and managerial Accounting.

His recent articles reflect a diverse array of research interests and contributions to the field:

Abdeljalil Ghanem Information

University

American University of Beirut

Position

Senior Lecturer in Accounting (AUB)

Citations(all)

66

Citations(since 2020)

52

Cited By

31

hIndex(all)

3

hIndex(since 2020)

2

i10Index(all)

2

i10Index(since 2020)

2

Email

University Profile Page

American University of Beirut

Abdeljalil Ghanem Skills & Research Interests

Tax Accounting

Auditing

Valuations

Corporate governance

Financial and managerial Accounting

Top articles of Abdeljalil Ghanem

IFRS adoption, accounting transparency, and financial performance of common stocks in the MENA region

This study examines the accounting transparency and financial performance under International Financial Reporting Standards ('IFRS') in seven Middle East and North African ('MENA') countries during the 2000-2015 period, which marked the early implementation of the standards in the region. Based on a sample of up to 148 firms, we regress return premiums on IFRS adoption, along with eleven performance variables. Under IFRS, well-established firms are larger, have lower excess returns, pay lower dividends, are more profitable, and less overvalued. These findings probably reflect better disclosure of quality information and transparency, i.e., less risk of asymmetry and uncertainty. When comparing the period before to after IFRS inception year within the country, we document an increase in firm size, sales and profitability, greater cash flows, and more reliance on leverage. Yet, these changes are coupled with …

Authors

Said Elfakhani,Abdeljalil Ghanem

Journal

Journal for Global Business Advancement ( JGBA)

Published Date

2023/6/8

Abdeljalil Ghanem FAQs

What is Abdeljalil Ghanem's h-index at American University of Beirut?

The h-index of Abdeljalil Ghanem has been 2 since 2020 and 3 in total.

What are Abdeljalil Ghanem's top articles?

The articles with the titles of

IFRS adoption, accounting transparency, and financial performance of common stocks in the MENA region

are the top articles of Abdeljalil Ghanem at American University of Beirut.

What are Abdeljalil Ghanem's research interests?

The research interests of Abdeljalil Ghanem are: Tax Accounting, Auditing, Valuations, Corporate governance, Financial and managerial Accounting

What is Abdeljalil Ghanem's total number of citations?

Abdeljalil Ghanem has 66 citations in total.

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