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  • Conversion To Islamby Kose

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    Religious conversion is an immensely complex phenomenon. The term comprises such diverse experiences as increased devotion within the same religious structure, a shift from no religious commitment to a devout religious life, or a change from one religion to another. This study focuses on the conversion experiences of 70 native British converts to... more...

  • Al Jawshan Al Kabirby Yesilova; Kose

    Tughra Books 2004; US$ 9.99

    Al-Jawshan al Kabir is one of the prayers most frequently recited by Muslims. Some Muslims prefer to read the entire prayer by themselves, whereas others share it with their friends or household and make it part of their daily service. The Arabic text of this beautiful prayer book have been written in the most elegant art of calligraphy and pages... more...

  • Emerging Marketsby M. Ayhan Kose; Eswar Prasad

    Brookings Institution Press 2010; US$ 26.95

    Accomplished international economists M. Ayhan Kose and Eswar Prasad assess the resilience of emerging market economies through empirical analysis of the changing nature nature of cyclical linkages between emerging market economies and advanced economies. The results are important for anyone trying to anticipate the future track of emerging market... more...

  • International Corporate Governanceby Kose John; Anil K. Makhija

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 114.95

    Volume 14 of Advances in Financial Economics presents recent research on corporate governance from a number of countries across the world, including the United States, Spain, Malaysia, Israel and others. more...

  • Changing Nature of North-South Linkages: Stylized Facts and Explanationsby ăigdem Akin; M. Ayhan Kose

    International Monetary Fund 2007; US$ 9.00

    This paper examines the changing nature of growth spillovers between developed economies, the North, and developing countries, the South, driven by the process of globalization?the phenomenon of rising international trade and financial flows. We use a comprehensive database of macroeconomic and sectoral variables for 106 countries over the period 1960-... more...

  • Financial Crises Explanations, Types, and Implicationsby Stijn Claessens; M. Ayhan Kose

    International Monetary Fund 2013; US$ 9.00

    This paper reviews the literature on financial crises focusing on three specific aspects. First, what are the main factors explaining financial crises? Since many theories on the sources of financial crises highlight the importance of sharp fluctuations in asset and credit markets, the paper briefly reviews theoretical and empirical studies on developments... more...

  • Corporate Governanceby Mark Hirschey; Kose John; Anil K. Makhija

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 116.00

    Presents papers which focus on corporate governance defined as the system of control that helps corporations manage, administer, and direct economic resources. They show how corporate control mechanisms within the firm have evolved around the world to allocate decision authority to that person or organization best able to perform a given task. more...

  • Corporate Governance, Volume 9by Mark Hirschey; Kose John; Anil K. Makhija

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 123.00

    This volume contains fourteen research papers with theoretical and empirical treatment of important financial aspects of corporate governance. The papers cover major corporate governance issues such as the role of the board of directors, ownership structure, ownership concentration, and the influence of outside blockholders. more...

  • Corporate Governance and Firm Performanceby Mark Hirschey; Kose John; Professor Anil Makhija

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 114.95

    While Advances continues to publish papers from any area of Finance, the focus of this issue is on corporate governance, broadly defined as the system of controls that helps corporations and other organizations effectively manage, administer, and direct economic resources. Inlcuded in the volume are papers focusing on: the impact of deregulation and... more...

  • Advances in Financial Economicsby Kose John; Anil K. Makhija; Stephen P. Ferris

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2012; US$ 114.95

    This volume contains eight empirical papers that examine corporate governance from a number of different perspectives. Howe et al investigate how governance can influence short- and long-term performance in the case of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies; Javakhadze et al analyze limits to convergence in international corporate governance practices;... more...