Hussein Abdou

The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise

The Lancashire Law School

Corporation Street

Preston, PR1 2HE

United Kingdom

Department of Management, Faculty of Commerce, Mansoura University

Mansoura, 35516

Egypt

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Prediction of Financial Strength Ratings Using Machine Learning and Conventional Techniques

Abdou, H. A., Abdallah, W. M., Mulkeen, J., Ntim, C. G., & Wang, Y. (2017) ‘Prediction of financial strength ratings using machine learning and conventional techniques’, Investment Management and Financial Innovation, 14(4), pp. 194-211, (Accepted 20th December, 2017)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Jan 2018
The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, The American University in Cairo, University of Salford - Business School, University of Southampton Business School, UK and Leicester Business School, De Montfort University
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FSR Group Membership; Capital Intelligence; Machine Learning Techniques; Conventional Techniques; Middle East

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Financial Development and Economic Growth in China

Investment Management and Financial Innovations, 13 (3), pp. 8-18, 2015
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Yan Wang, Xiaoyu Li, Hussein Abdou and Collins G. Ntim
Leicester Business School, De Montfort University, University of Huddersfield - Business School, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise and University of Southampton Business School, UK
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economic growth, financial development, China, three major industries (primary, secondary and tertiary

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Executive Pay and Performance: The Moderating Effect of CEO Power and Governance Structure

International Journal of Human Resource Management (2016)
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
University of Southampton Business School, UK, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth University, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise and University of Glasgow - Adam Smith Business School
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executive pay, corporate performance, corporate governance, CEO power, endogeneity, South Africa

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The Impact of M&A on the Nigerian Financial Market: A Pre-Post Analysis

Investment Management and Financial Innovation, 13 (1), pp. 138-150, 2016
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2021
The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Salford, University of Huddersfield and University of Northumbria at Newcastle
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Nigeria, Mergers and acquisitions (M&A), Financial market, Banking, Financial performance

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Corporate Boards, Ownership Structures and Corporate Disclosures: Evidence from a Developing Country

Alnabsha, A., Abdou, H., Ntim, C.G., and Elamer, A.A. (2017). Corporate Boards, Ownership Structures and Corporate Disclosures: Evidence from a Developing Country. Journal of Applied Accounting Research, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
University of Huddersfield, Business School, Students, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Southampton Business School, UK and Brunel University London - Brunel Business School
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Corporate governance; Board and ownership structures; Corporate disclosure behaviour; Multi-theoretical perspective.

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Risk Management Practices in the Republic of Yemen: Are Islamic Banks Different?

Journal of Islamic Economics, Banking, and Finance, 10 (3), 2014
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Apr 2016
Hussein Abdou, Omar Musallam and Rifki Ismal
The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Salford and University of Indonesia (UI)
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Risk Management, Islamic Banking, Multinomial Regression, Yemen

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Predicting Creditworthiness in Retail Banking with Limited Scoring Data

Abdou, Hussein, Tsafack, M. Dongmo, Ntim, Collins & Baker, Rose, Predicting creditworthiness in retail banking with limited scoring data, Knowledge-Based Systems (2016), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2016
The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Salford, University of Southampton Business School, UK and University of Salford - Department of Economics
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Predicting creditworthiness; credit scoring; cascade correlation neural networks; CART; limited data.

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Comparative Evidence on the Value Relevance of IFRS-Based Accounting Information in Germany and the UK

Elbakry, A., Nwachukwu, J. C., Abdou, H. A. and Elshandidy, T. (2017) 'Comparative Evidence on the Value Relevance of IFRS-based Accounting Information in Germany and the UK’, Journal of International Accounting, Auditing and Taxation. In press. DOI: 10.1016/j.intaccaudtax.2016.12.002
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Dec 2016
Swansea University - School of Management, Coventry University, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise and Ajman University
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Modified Ohlson model, Value relevance, IFRS, Germany-GAAP, UK-GAAP, Cointegration, vector error correction model

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The Impact of Multi-Layer Governance on Bank Risk Disclosure in Emerging Markets: The Case of Middle East and North Africa

Elamer, A.A., Ntim, C.G., Abdou, H.A., Zalata, A., & Elmagrhi, M. (2019) ‘The Impact of Multi-Layer Governance on Bank Risk Disclosure in Emerging Markets: The Case of Middle East and North Africa’, Accounting Forum, Forthcoming (Accepted 14th January 2019).
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Jan 2019
Brunel University London - Brunel Business School, University of Southampton Business School, UK, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Southampton - Southampton Business School and University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield Business School, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DHSwansea University, School of Management
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Risk Disclosure; Corporate Governance; Sharia Supervisory Board; Country Governance; MENA Banks; Resource dependence theory

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Islamic Governance, National Governance, and Bank Risk Management and Disclosure in MENA Countries

Business & Society, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2017
Ahmed A. Elamer, Collins G. Ntim and Hussein Abdou
Brunel University London - Brunel Business School, University of Southampton Business School, UK and The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise
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Religion and business, Islamic and National Governance; Risk Management and Disclosure Practices; Neo-institutional Theory; MENA banks

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Sharia Supervisory Boards, Governance Structures and Operational Risk Disclosures: Evidence from Islamic Banks in MENA Countries

Global Finance Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 31 Jul 2019
Brunel University London - Brunel Business School, University of Southampton Business School, UK, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise and University of Central Lancashire - Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise
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Operational Risk Disclosure; Sharia supervisory board; Corporate Governance; Country Governance; Islamic Banks; MENA countries

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Would Credit Scoring Work for Islamic Finance? A Neural Network Approach

International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management, 7 (3), June 2014
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Hussein Abdou, Shaair Alam and James Mulkeen
The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Salford - Business School and University of Salford - Business School
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Islamic finance; decision-making processes; credit scoring techniques; neural networks

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Are Bank Risk Disclosures Informative? Evidence From Debt Markets

International Journal of Finance and Economics, 2020
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Jul 2020
Brunel University London - Brunel Business School, University of Southampton Business School, UK, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, Coventry University - School of Economics, Finance and Accounting, Faculty of Business and Law, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield Business School, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DHSwansea University, School of Management and University of Portsmouth - Portsmouth Business School, Students
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Financial Reporting, Risk Disclosures, Banks’ Credit Ratings, Debt Markets, Governance Structures, MENA

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Corporate Governance and Earnings Management Nexus: Evidence from the UK and Egypt Using Neural Networks

International Journal of Finance & Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Jul 2020
The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Brunel University London - Brunel Business School, Portsmouth University and University of Salford - Salford Business School
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Earnings Management, Corporate Governance, Governance Quality, Neural Networks, Corruption

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Corporate Governance Disclosure Index–Executive Pay Nexus: The Moderating Effect of Governance Mechanisms

European Management Review Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Sep 2018
University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield Business School, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DHSwansea University, School of Management, University of Southampton Business School, UK, Leicester Business School, De Montfort University, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise and University of Southampton - Southampton Business School
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corporate governance disclosure index; corporate performance; executive pay; endogeneity; principal component analysis, UK combined code

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Assessing the Use of Gold as a Zero-Beta Asset in Empirical Asset Pricing: Application to the Us Equity Market

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Jan 2022
Ulster University, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School and Brunel University London - Brunel Business School
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Risk-free Rate, Gold return, Empirical Asset Pricing, Factor Model, Asset pricing models, Zero beta, US

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Degree and Higher Level Apprenticeships: An Empirical Investigation of Stakeholder Perceptions of Challenges and Opportunities

Studies in Higher Education, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
James Mulkeen, Hussein Abdou, Jackie Leigh and Paul Ward
University of Salford - Business School, The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Salford - Salford Business School and University of Salford - Salford Business School
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Degree and Higher Level Apprenticeships; Work-Based Learning; British Higher Education; University Teaching; Professional Bodies

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Would Two-Stage Scoring Models Alleviate Bank Exposure to Bad Debt?

Abdou, H. A., Mitra, S., Fry, J. & Elamer, A. A. (2019) Would two-stage scoring models alleviate bank exposure to bad debt?, Expert Systems with Applications. Accepted 15th March, 2019. DOI/10.1016/j.eswa.2019.03.028.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Apr 2019
The Lancashire School of Business & Enterprise, University of Salford - Salford Business School, Manchester Metropolitan University and Brunel University London - Brunel Business School
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Credit; Indian Banks; Neural Networks; Actual Misclassification Costs; Timing of Default