Barkat Ullah

Morgan State University

Assistant Professor of Finance

Baltimore, MD 21251

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

13

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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The Dark Side of Transparency in Developing Countries: The Link between Financial Reporting Practices and Corruption

Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol. 66, 101829, 2021
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 24 May 2021
Iowa State University, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 252 (153,099)
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audited financial statements; transparency; private firms; corruption obstacles

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The Dark Side of Disclosure: Evidence of Government Expropriation from Worldwide Firms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7254
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Iowa State University, Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Private Sector Economics, Private Sector Development Law, Marketing

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State Ownership, Soft-Budget Constraints, and Cash Holdings: Evidence from China's Privatized Firms

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 48, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
William L. Megginson, Barkat Ullah and Zuobao Wei
University of Oklahoma, Morgan State University and University of Texas at El Paso
Downloads 123 (285,001)
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Privatization, State ownership, Soft-budget constraints, Cash holdings, China

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Bank Financing and Firm Growth: Evidence from Transition Economies

Journal of Financial Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2018
Barkat Ullah and Zuobao Wei
Morgan State University and University of Texas at El Paso
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Firm financing patterns, Bank financing, Informal financing, Firm growth, Transition economy, Institutional development

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Financing Patterns in Transition Economies: Privatized Former SOEs versus Ab Initio Private Firms

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2019
Yu Liu, Nilesh B. Sah, Barkat Ullah and Zuobao Wei
University of Texas at El Paso, University of South Florida - Department of Finance, Morgan State University and University of Texas at El Paso
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Privatization; Financing pattern; Transition economy; Institution development; Business Environment and Enterprise Performance Survey (BEEPS)

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ISO Certification, Financial Constraints, and Firm Performance in Latin American and Caribbean Countries

Global Finance Journal, Vol. 25, 2014
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2015
Barkat Ullah, Zuobao Wei and Feixue Xie
Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and University of Texas at El Paso - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance
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ISO certification, Financial constraint, Firm performance, International standard, Latin America, Caribbean countries

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Growth and Growth Obstacles in Transition Economies: Privatized Versus De Novo Private Firms

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 May 2015
Georgia Gwinnett College, University of Oklahoma, Morgan State University and University of Texas at El Paso
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Privatization, Firm performance, Growth obstacle, Transition economy, World Bank Enterprise Survey

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SME Growth, Financing Constraints, and Corruption: Evidence from Transition Economies

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Barkat Ullah
Morgan State University
Downloads 38 (532,866)
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SME Growth, Growth Constraints, Financing Constraints, Institutions, Corruption, Transition Economies

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Signaling Value of Quality Certification: Financing Under Asymmetric Information

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Dec 2019
Barkat Ullah
Morgan State University
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Financing pattern, Quality certification, Signaling theory, Signaling, Information asymmetry

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Does Innovation Explain the Performance Gap Between Privatized and Private Firms?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Barkat Ullah
Morgan State University
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Firm Innovation, Privatization, Firm Growth, Transition Economies

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The Differential Effect of Corruption on Growth: Does Firm Origin Matter?

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Barkat Ullah
Morgan State University
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Corruption, Firm Growth, Private Firms, Privatized Firms, Transition Economies

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Firm Innovation in Transition Economies: The Role of Formal Versus Informal Finance

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Jan 2019
Barkat Ullah
Morgan State University
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Firm Innovation, Formal Finance, Informal Finance, Firm Growth, Transition Economy

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Can a Signal Mitigate a Dilemma? Quality Management Standards, Corruption, and Business Ethics

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 May 2021
Barkat Ullah, Zuobao Wei and Yicheng Zhu
Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and University of Texas at El Paso - College of Business Administration
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Quality Management Standards; International Organization for Standardization (ISO); corruption; firm growth; information asymmetry; signaling.