Barkat Ullah

Morgan State University

Assistant Professor of Finance

Baltimore, MD 21251

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

DOWNLOADS

697

SSRN CITATIONS

0

CROSSREF CITATIONS

7

Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

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

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
Iowa State University, Morgan State University, University of Texas at El Paso and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 185 (164,383)

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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)
Downloads 155 (191,787)

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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 103 (261,907)

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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
Downloads 65 (345,247)

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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
Downloads 57 (368,711)

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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
Downloads 43 (416,260)

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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
Downloads 42 (420,102)

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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 16 (549,826)
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SME Growth, Growth Constraints, Financing Constraints, Institutions, Corruption, 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
Downloads 12 (574,475)

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Firm Innovation, Formal Finance, Informal Finance, Firm Growth, Transition Economy

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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
Downloads 11 (580,748)

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Corruption, Firm Growth, Private Firms, Privatized Firms, Transition Economies

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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
Downloads 8 (600,114)

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Firm Innovation, Privatization, Firm Growth, Transition Economies