Ahmed Mohamed Rostom

George Washington University - Economics Department

Ph.D.

2121 I Street NW

Washington, DC 20052

United States

The World Bank

Senior Financial Sector Specialist - Finance and Markets Global Practice

1818 H Street, NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

The Role of Islamic Finance in Enhancing Financial Inclusion in Organization of Islamic Cooperation (Oic) Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5920
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Mahmoud Mohieldin, Zamir Iqbal, Ahmed Mohamed Rostom and Xiaochen Fu
World Bank, World Bank, George Washington University - Economics Department and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

Access to Finance, Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Emerging Markets, Islamic Finance

2.

Assessing the Equity and Equality of Distribution of Public Pre-University Education Opportunities in Egypt

Number of pages: 191 Posted: 28 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
Downloads 148 (120,007)

Abstract:

Human Capital, Education, Income Distribution, Equity, Equality, Egypt

3.

Financial Reform - Literature Review on Theory and the Experiences of Developing Countries: The Case of Egypt

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
Downloads 141 (134,240)

Abstract:

Financial reform, repression, financial liberalization, McKinnon-Shaw hypothesis, Egyptian financial reform program

SME Contributions to Employment, Job Creation, and Growth in the Arab World

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Nov 2013
Sahar Nasr and Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
World Bank - Financial and Private Sector Development and George Washington University - Economics Department
Downloads 63 (299,808)

Abstract:

Access to Finance, Environmental Economics & Policies, Labor Markets, Microfinance, Labor Policies

5.

An Essay on Environmental Economics

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
Downloads 103 (189,599)

Abstract:

Environmental Economics

6.

European Economic and Monetary Union Sovereign Debt Markets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7149
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ahmet Sensoy, Erk Hacihasanoglu and Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
Borsa Istanbul, Borsa Istanbul and George Washington University - Economics Department
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Abstract:

External Debt, Debt Markets, Securities Markets Policy & Regulation, Capital Flows, Capital Markets and Capital Flows

7.

Modeling Money (M2) Demand in Egypt - A Vector Equilibrium Correction Model

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
Downloads 69 (265,174)

Abstract:

Time-Series Models, Model Evaluation, Validation, and Selection, Money Demand, Economic Reform Policies

8.

Factors Leading to the Malfunctioning of Credit Markets in Less-Developed Economies and the Role of Microfinance Institutions in Poverty Alleviation

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
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Abstract:

Access to Finance, Micro finance, Poverty Alleviation

9.

On the Importance of Non-Tradable Goods Prices in Explaining Real Exchange Rate Movements - Reconciling the Findings of Engel (1999) and Burstein Et Al (2006)

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 24 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
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Abstract:

Real Exchange Rates, Law of One Price, Purchasing Power Parity, Non Tradable Goods

10.

Towards a Strategy for FDI Statistics in Egypt

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
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Abstract:

FDI, Balance of Payment, Capital Account, Egypt

11.

Can We Make Unambiguous Inequality Comparisons When Lorenz Curves Intersect? An Essay

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
Downloads 28 (396,378)

Abstract:

Stochastic Dominance, Inequality Indices, Lorenz Curves

12.

A Note on Precautionary Savings

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
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Abstract:

Precautionary Savings, Uncertainty, Life cycle model, Permanent Income Hypothesis

13.

Forecasting Savings in Egypt

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department
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Abstract:

Economic Forecasting, Savings, Vector Auto-Regression

14.

Capital Flow in Eurasia: An Emperical Investigation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Dec 2011
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom and Ferhat Bilgin
George Washington University - Economics Department and George Washington University - Economics Department
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Abstract:

Capital flows, Eurasia, Models with Panel Data

15.

On the Significance of 'Trust' for Islāmic Financial Industry: Lessons from the Financial Crisis of 2007-8

Iqbal, Z. and A., Rostom, 2015, On the Significance of "Trust" for Islāmic Financial Industry: Lessons from the Financial Crisis of 2007-8, Journal of Islamic Business and Management Vol. 5 No. 1, 2015,
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Nov 2015
Zamir Iqbal and Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
World Bank and George Washington University - Economics Department
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Abstract:

Trust, moral hazard, social capital, Islāmic finance

16.

On the Role of MDBs in Developing Islamic Finance

Posted: 17 Nov 2014
Ahmed Mohamed Rostom
George Washington University - Economics Department

Abstract:

Islamic Finance, Financial Development, Financial Stability, Access to Finance