Ahmed Elnahas

University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance

Assistant Professor of Finance

1201 W. University Drive

Edinburg, TX 78539-2999

United States

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Scholarly Papers (9)

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Natural Disaster Risk and Corporate Leverage

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2018
Ahmed Elnahas, Dongnyoung Kim and Incheol Kim
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, California State University San Marcos and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - College of Business and Entrepreneurship
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Natural Disaster, Capital Structure, Leverage, Bank loan, Debt Maturity

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CEO Political Ideology and Mergers and Acquisitions Decisions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2017
Ahmed Elnahas and Dongnyoung Kim
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance and California State University San Marcos
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Religion and Mergers and Acquisitions Contracting: The Case of Earnout Agreements

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 30 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2016
Ahmed Elnahas, M. Kabir Hassan and Ghada Ismail
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, University of New Orleans - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Memphis - Finance
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Mergers and Acquisitions, Earnout agreements, Sharia compliant finance, Earnings management, Agency cost

Return Predictability: The Dual Signaling Hypothesis of Stock Splits

Forthcoming, The Financial Review
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2018
Ahmed Elnahas, Lei Gao and Ghada Ismail
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, Iowa State University and University of Memphis - Finance
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Return Predictability: The Dual Signaling Hypothesis of Stock Splits

Financial Review, Vol. 54, Issue 4, pp. 801-831, 2019
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 May 2020
Ahmed Elnahas, Lei Gao and Ghada Ismail
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, Iowa State University and University of Memphis - Finance
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dual‐signaling hypothesis, earnings management, long‐term stock returns, stock splits

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Opportunistic stock splits

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2020
Ahmed Elnahas, Pankaj K. Jain and Thomas H. McInish
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics and University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics
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Exploring the Manipulation Toolkit: The Failure of Doral Financial Corporation

Applied Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2017
Ahmed Elnahas, Pankaj K. Jain and Thomas H. McInish
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics and University of Memphis - Fogelman College of Business and Economics
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Earnings Management, Fraud, Restatement, Bankruptcy

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Religion and Ratio Analysis: Towards an Islamic Corporate Liquidity Measure

Emerging Markets Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2016
Ahmed Elnahas, M. Kabir Hassan and Ghada Ismail
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, University of New Orleans - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Memphis - Finance
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Islamic finance, ratio analysis, corporate liquidity, bankruptcy

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Islamic labeled firms: Revisiting Dow Jones measure of compliance

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2020
University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance, University of Memphis - Finance, Zayed University - College of Business and University of New Orleans - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics and Finance
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Religiosity; Islamic Finance; Corporate Social Responsibility, Agency Theory, Stakeholder Theory, Insider-Initiated Corporate Philanthropy

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CEO political ideology and management earnings forecast

Number of pages: 87
Md Noman Hossain, Ahmed Elnahas and Lei Gao
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV), University of Texas - Pan American - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics & Finance and Iowa State University
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CEO Political Ideology; Earnings Forecasts; Conservatism