Ali Fakih

Lebanese American University

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

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235

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6

Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Institutions and Development in MENA Region: Evidence from the Manufacturing Sector

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8772
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Jan 2015
Mahmoud Arayssi and Ali Fakih
Lebanese American University and Lebanese American University
Downloads 35 (454,726)

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economic growth, institutional development, financial development, MENA region

2.

The Impact of Syrian Refugees on the Labor Market in Neighboring Countries: Empirical Evidence from Jordan

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9667
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Ali Fakih and May Ibrahim
Lebanese American University and World Bank
Downloads 33 (463,591)

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forced refugees, host country, labor market, VAR model

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Vacation Leave, Work Hours and Wages: New Evidence from Linked Employer-Employee Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8469
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
Ali Fakih
Lebanese American University
Downloads 29 (482,758)

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paid vacation leave, used vacation leave, work hours, wages, linked employer-employee data

4.

Female Labour Force Participation in MENA's Manufacturing Sector: The Implications of Firm-Related and National Factors

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7197
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Ali Fakih and Pascal Ghazalian
Lebanese American University and University of Lethbridge - Department of Economics
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female labour force participation, fractional logit model, manufacturing firms, MENA region

5.

Availability of Family-Friendly Work Practices and Implicit Wage Costs: New Evidence from Canada

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8190
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 May 2014
Ali Fakih
Lebanese American University
Downloads 25 (504,244)

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family-friendly "care" practices, linked employer-employee data, simultaneous probit model, wage equation

6.

Determinants of Domestic Workers' Employment: Evidence from Lebanese Household Survey Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6822
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
Ali Fakih and Walid Marrouch
Lebanese American University and Lebanese American University
Downloads 24 (509,973)

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domestic workers' employment, demand for domestic work, household level data

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Why Some Firms Export? An Empirical Analysis for Manufacturing Firms in the MENA Region

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7172
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Ali Fakih and Pascal Ghazalian
Lebanese American University and University of Lethbridge - Department of Economics
Downloads 21 (527,461)

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exporting decision, export intensity, probit model, fractional logit model, MENA region

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Labor Market and Institutional Drivers of Youth Irregular Migration: Evidence from the MENA Region

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11903
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Nov 2018
Ghassan Dibeh, Ali Fakih and Walid Marrouch
American University of Beirut, Lebanese American University and Lebanese American University
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irregular migration, youth, labor markets, institutions, Arab Spring

9.

Decision to Emigrate Amongst the Youth in Lebanon

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10493
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jan 2017
Ghassan Dibeh, Ali Fakih and Walid Marrouch
American University of Beirut, Lebanese American University and Lebanese American University
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emigration, youth, Lebanon, probit model

10.

What Factors Influence Firm Perceptions of Labour Market Constraints to Growth in the MENA Region?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9404
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Ali Fakih and Pascal Ghazalian
Lebanese American University and University of Lethbridge - Department of Economics
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labour regulations, labour skill shortages, labour market constraints, bivariate probit model, MENA region