Prof. Dr. Obiyathulla Ismath Bacha
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Doctor of Business Administration (specialization in Finance) Boston University, USA. (1993)

  1. Performance and Trading Characteristics of Exchange Traded Funds: Developed Vs Emerging Markets. In Capital Markets Review, Vol.23, Issue 1&2, (2016). Pages 46-64.
  2. Testing the Conventional and Islamic Financial Market Contagion: Evidence from Wavelet Analysis. (with Buerhan Saiti & Mansur Masih). In Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Vol. 52, (2016), Pages 1832–1849.
  3. Growth and Development of the Malaysian Islamic Capital Market.In Islamic Finance in Malaysia Growth & DevelopmentPages 207-241, (2016). Pearson Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  4. Regulatory Framework for Islamic Finance: Malaysia’s Initiative.In Macro prudential Regulation and Policy for the Islamic Financial Industry, Theory and Applications, (2016), Springer.
  5. Islamic Capital Markets: in Issues, Challenges and Future Directions. In Islamic Capital Markets Principles and Practices (2016), ISRA.

Finance and Accounting