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Finance and Banking Department

Head of Department Message
Head of Department Message

Our department of Banking and Finance in the College of Business is proud to have among us some of the best experts in the field who teach graduate and undergraduate courses. Our graduates have proven their efficiency and skillfulness at the workplace in several financial organizations such as banks and insurance companies in addition to academic and research institutions. We have had many students who have earned their phds and have become even more successful at their jobs. We offer undergraduate degrees as well. Our programs provide students with a combination of theory and practice  throughout their coursework  while keeping pace with technological development. This has equipped them with the needed tools to keep up with the job market and given them the ability to compete in an increasingly demanding world.

Dr. Raafat Albatayneh

Acting Head of Finance Department

  

About the Department

The department of business administration seeks to build the students scientific competencies in business administration, develop their cognitive and leadership skills, and embrace their creative and creative ideas. By providing them with scientific skills and knowledge that enable them to interact positively in the work environment, employ the scientific theories and modern administrative concepts, use information technology to qualify graduates, enhance their abilities in the areas of decision-making and problem solving, environmental analysis, which empowering them to add value to the organizations they work In. Also, the department empowering students to pursue their higher studies. The department continuously updates its study plan to suit local and Arab market requirements. In a manner consistent with scientific and technological developments, and give a significance importance to the scientific research of faculty staff and students. The department offers an MBA program and a Bachelor of Business Administration program.

About the Department

The Department of Finance was established in 2009 and includes the Master's program in finance and the bachelor's program in finance and banking, to provide the labor market with highly trained competencies and cadres, and development in all financial and management sectors in response to all developments and challenges and keeping pace with the achieving sustainable development, and it is the department's responsibility to educate students and develop their abilities to contribute to raising the effectiveness of the development process in both public and private sectors.  

Based on the vision and mission of the College and its objectives, the Funding Department, starting with the inputs of the learning process and its outputs, is keen on the qualitative process of all academic programs, updating the study plans, teaching methods and tools and scientific research for students and professors, examinations, and practical training for students and teachers in order to expand the educational process in order to prepare high quality competencies capable of meeting the challenges and requirements of the future career of the graduate student.

Vision & Mission & Objectives
Vision & Mission & Objectives

Vision

Scientific and professional entrepreneurship in the financial and banking fields.

Mission

Preparing well-qualified cadres able to cope with the qualitative and quantitative developments to meet the needs of banking and business sectors. e are dedicated to building responsible citizens who are highly qualified and competent in the field. Our students should graduate having gained the knowledge and professionalism needed at the workplace.

Objectives

  1. Preparing well-qualified and skillful cadres able to interact successfully and professionally with the financial markets at the local and global levels.
  2. Enhancing student’s cognitive, educational and creative competencies in finance and banking businesses.
  3. Focusing on the practical training of students, linking the theoretical and practical sides.
  4. Encouraging scientific research of students and faculty members and enriching study plans with up-to-date information in the financing field. 
  5. Continuously reviewing the study plans to cope with the local and global financial markets’ challenges. 
Educational Outcomes
Educational Outcomes

Educational Outcomes of B.A in Finance and Banking 

The expected learning outcomes of this program are preparing graduates competent in:
1.    Understanding key areas of finance including financial management, investment, and financial analysis and risk management.
2.    Adopting quantitative methods in analyzing financial data.
3.    Employing financial knowledge and skills in financial and banking fields.
4.    Developing communication channels in line with the requirements of the working environment at local and international financial fields.
5.    Developing projects evaluation skills and building capital budgets.
6.    Communicating effectively in a teamwork.
 

Educational Outcomes of Master Degree in Finance 

The expected results of this program are the preparation of graduates competent in:
1.    Conducting scientific researches in the fields of finance and banking.
2.    Applying statistical methods in financial analysis.
3.    Evaluating financial process in various institutions.
4.    Identifying, analyzing and solving various financial problems and issues.
5.    Applying financial theories to companies and banks.
6.    Communicating effectively in the teamwork.
 

Academic Staff
Dr. Raafat Albatayneh
Position
Acting Head of Finance Department
Academic Rank
Assistant Professor
University of Graduation
Utara Malaysia
Email Address
Raafat@aau.edu.jo
Extension No.
449
Dr. Qahtan AlSamerai
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Professor
University of Graduation
Berlin
Email Address
Kahtan@aau.edu.jo
Extension No.
462
Dr. Abdel Rahim Mohamed Qaddoumi
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Associate Professor
University of Graduation
University of North Texas
Dr. Mahmoud Abu Shareeah
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Assistant Professor
University of Graduation
Utara Malaysia University
Email Address
mahmood.abushareah@aau.edu.jo
Extension No.
217
Dr. Amar AlMansour
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Assistant Professor
University of Graduation
Utara Malaysia University
Email Address
a.almanour@aau.edu.jo
Extension No.
486
Dr. Ismail Younes I. Yamin
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Professor
University of Graduation
Sudan University of Science and Technology
Email Address
I.yamin@aau.edu.jo
Dr. Ghassan Abu Matar
Position
Faculty Member
Academic Rank
Assistant Professor
Email Address
ghassan.abumatar@aau.edu.jo
Programs & Study Plans
Programs & Study Plans
Bachelor's in Banking and Finance 132 Download plan
Master's in Finance 33 Download plan - thesis
Download Plan​ - comprehensive exam​
Student Handbook
Faculty Members Publications
Scientific Output of Faculty Members for 2011
Number List of Research Papers Abstract
 1

Al-Qaisi, K. (2011). Income Smoothening Practicing Effect on Abnormal Returns and Market value. International Research Journal of Finance and Economics. Issue 79.

 
 2

Khalaf S. (2011). “The effect of financial Ratios, Firm Size and cash Flows from operating Activities on Earnings Per Share: an Applied study on Jordanian Industrial Sector”, International Journal Of Social Sciences And Humanity Studies, Vol. 3, No 1, ISSN: 1309-8063 (Online)

 

 

Scientific Output of Faculty Members for 2012
Number List of Research Papers Abstract
 1

Al-Qaisi, K. (2012). Banking Competition and Efficiency in Jordan: A Note. International Journal of Banking and Finance, Australia. Volume 9 , Issue 2.​

 
 2

Al-Qaisi, K. (2012). The Dynamics of Foreign Exchange Rate Risk Management in Different Enterprises. International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences. Vol. 2, No. 10.

 
 3

Al-Qaisi, K. (2012). The Impact of General Expenditures on Economic Changes in Jordan. Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business. Vol. 4, No. 5.

 
 4

Al-Qaisi, K. (2012). The Advantages of Islamic Financial System in Alleviating the Influence of International Financial Crisis. British Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences. Vol. 3, No. 2.

 5

Khalaf S., (2012). “The Role of Foreign Banks and its Contribution in the Jordanian Credit Market: Evidence from the Jordanian and Foreign Commercial Banks”. Irbid Lil- Buhuth Wad- Dirasat. Vol. (20), No. (4), , Irbid National University.

 
 6

Khalaf S., (2012). Impact of Working Capital Management Policy and Financial Leverage on Financial Performance: Empirical evidence from Amman Stock Exchange – listed companies”, International Journal of Management Sciences & Business Research and Finance, Vol. 1, Issue 8.. (ISSN: 2226- 8235).

 

 

Scientific Output of Faculty Members for 2013
Number List of Research Papers Abstract
 1

Al-Qaisi, K. (2013). The Role of Financial Aids of European Union in Developing Countries. Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business. VOL 4, NO 12.​

 
 2

Al-Qaisi, K. (2013). The Effect of the Financial Crisis on the Jordanian Industrial Sector. International Journal of Finance & Banking Studies. Vol. 4, No. 4

 3

Khalaf S., (2013). "Capital Structure Effects on Banking Performance: A Case Study of Jordan". International Journal of Economics, Finance, and Management Sciences. Vol. 1, No. 5, , pp. 227-233..

 
 4

Khalaf S., (2013). "Challenges Facing Financial Engineering with Islamic Rules", International Journal of Economics, Finance and Management Sciences. Vol. 1, No.5, , pp. 234-240.

 
 5

Khalaf S., (2013). Impact of Privatization on Financial Performance of State-Owned Enterprises: A Case Study of The Jordanian Cement Factories Company, Journal of Finance and accounting, Vol. 1, No (3), , pp. 46-54

 
 6

Khalaf S. (2013). “The Relationship Between Capital Structure & Firm performance: Evidence From Jordan”. Journal of Finance and Accounting. Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 41-45.

 

Scientific Output of Faculty Members for 2014
Number List of Research Papers Abstract
 1

Khalaf S., (2014). “The Impact of Change in Owned Capital an Deposits on the Performance of Banks: An Empirical study on the Commercial Banking Sector in Jordan”. Journal of Finance and Accounting. Vol.2, No.2, , pp. 24-29.

 

 

Scientific Output of Faculty Members for 2015
Number List of Research Papers Abstract
 1

Kahtan S. & Ade Al-Nimri, (2015). The Impact of Cash Holdings and Economic Factors on Economic Value Added in the Commercial Banks "Dirassat" Administrative Sciences, Jordan University Review, Vol.42, N.1

 

Theses Abstracts
Thesis Abstracts for 2011

 

Master Finance

Abstract
Thesis name
No.
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عبد الله، تامر(2011). 
تقييم مخاطر التسهيلات الائتمانية واثارها على ربحية المصارف التجارية العاملة في فلسطين
 اشراف: د. قحطان السامرائي
1
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الشريف، رانيا(2011).
 اثر الخصائص المالية للشركات الصناعية على القيمة السوقية للسهم
 اشراف: د. فارس الشبيري

2

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اشتيه، راشد(2011). 
تقييم المنافسة في النظام المصرفي الفلسطيني
 اشراف: د. خلدون القيسي

3

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حبيب ، هيبات(2011). 
اثر ادارة السيولة على قرارات الاستثمار في الشركات الصناعية
 اشراف: د. فارس الشبيري

4

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علي، محمد(2011). 
دور استخدام عقود الخيارات في تلبية احتياجات المستثمرين في بورصة عمان للأوراق المالية
 اشراف: د. هناء الحنيطي

5

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البلبل ، منال(2011).
 أثر سيولة السهم وخصائص الشركة على هيكلها المالي : حالة الشركات الأردنية غير المالية المدرجة
 اشراف: د. غسان اومت

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مرار، فادي(2011).
 أثر المخاطر المالية على العوائد غير العادية للأسهم في البنوك التجارية 
اشراف: د. فارس الشبيري

7
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تمراز، غادة(2011). 
تأثير التداول بخيارات على القيمة السوقية للشركات المدرجة في سوق الكويت للأوراق المالية
 اشراف: د. فارس الشبيري

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Thesis Abstracts for 2012

 

Master Finance

Abstract
Thesis name
No.
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الهولي، فاطمة(2012). 
العلاقة بين عائد الاستثمار بالمخزون والتدفقات النقدية الحرة وأثرها على القيمة السوقية للسهم
 اشراف: د. أرشد تميمي
1
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سليمان، علاء(2012). 
العلاقة بين مؤشرات المركز المالي والربحية في المصارف الاسلامية 
اشراف: د. قحطان السامرائي

2

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القادر، كرم(2012). 
أثر العوامل التنظيمية للشركات الصناعية على هيكل القروض طويلة الاجل
 اشراف: د. خلدون القيسي

3

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علاوين، رائد(2012). 
اثر تغير هيكل الملكية على تذبذب الاسعار السوقية لاسهم الشركات المساهمة العامة
 اشراف: د. خلدون القيسي

4
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عوده، ماهر(2012). 
اثر عناصر نموذج التقييم المصرفي الامريكي "CAMELS" على مخاطر الائتمان في البنوك التجارية
 اشراف: د. محمد زياد البخيت

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جمعة، خالد(2012). 
اثر الميزتين النسبية والتفاضلية على اداء البنوك التجارية
 اشراف: د. خالد الزعبي

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منصور، الاء(2012). 
اثر الدخل من الفوائد وغير الفوائد على التدفقات النقدية التشغيلية في البنوك التجارية
 اشراف: د. هناء الحنيطي

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العلايا، اسامة(2012). 
اثر العوامل الاقتصادية على معدل توظيف الودائع في المصارف التجارية 
اشراف: د. قحطان السامرائي

8
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السعيدي، جراح(2012).
 أثر وجود المتطلبات الداخلية لإقامة المشروعات الصغيرة والمتوسطة على قرارات تمويلها من المصارف الاسلامية 
اشراف: د. مشهور محارمة​

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عساف، ولاء(2012).
 أثر عناصر قائمة المركز المالي للمصارف التجارية على منح التسهيلات الائتمانية 
اشراف: د. هناء الحنيطي​

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Thesis Abstracts for 2013

 

Master Finance

Abstract
Thesis name
No.
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البلبيسي، ايمان(2013).
 مدى استعداد البنوك التجارية الأردنية لتطبيق بنود اتفاقية بازل الثالثة
اشراف: د. هشام غرايبة
1
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الزعبي، عمر(2013).
 اثر التجزئة المصرفية على الاداء المالي للبنوك التجارية
 اشراف: د. هناء الحنيطي

2
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خشيش، احمد(2013). 
اثر الرافعة المالية وتكلفة الديون المرجحة على معدل العائد على الاستثمار
 اشراف: د. هناء الحنيطي

3

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​النمري، عدي(2013).
 اثر النقد المحتفظ به والعوامل الاقتصادية على القيمة الاقتصادية المضافة في البنوك التجارية 
اشراف: د. قحطان السامرائي

4
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الشريدة، علا(2013). 
اثر هيكل الملكية على قيمة الشركات الصناعية
 اشراف: د. قحطان السامرائي​

5

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الناصري، محي الدين(2013). 
اثر القروض المتعثرة على الاداء المالي في المصارف التجارية
اشراف: د. قحطان السامرائي

6
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عرقيات، ايفا(2013).
 اثر القروض المتعثرة على الحصة السوقية ونصيب السهم العادي من الارباح في البنوك التجارية الاردنية
 اشراف: د. هناء الحنيطي​

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العوراتاني، لانا(2013). 
اثر الحاكمية المؤسسية على الاداء المالي في البنوك التجارية الاردنية
 اشراف: د. خلدون القيسي

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​اليوسفي، شهم (2013). 
اثر مخاطر الاقراض العقاري على الاداء المالي للمصرف العقاري السوري دراسة حالة
 اشراف: د. قحطان السامرائي

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Thesis Abstracts for 2014

 

Master Finance

Abstract
Thesis name
No.

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عواودة, باسم (2014).
اختبار تأثير النسب المالية والعوامل الاقتصادية على القيمة السوقية للبنوك التجارية الأردنية.
 المشرف: د. قحطان السامرائي
1
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حمدان, بثينة (2014).
 أثر مبادئ الحاكمية المؤسسية على المخاطر غير النظامية في البنوك التجارية الأردنية
 المشرف: د. فيصل الشواورة

2
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​بربراوي, فيفيان (2014). 
أثر هيكل الملكية على الرافعة المالية في الشركات الصناعية الأردنية
 المشرف: د.خلدون القيسي

3
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الغصاونة، جاسم (2014). 
أثر إدارة علاقات الزبائن في تحقيق رضا الزبون في شركات تمويل المشاريع الصغيرة
 اشراف: د. خالد عمر​

4
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​ملحم، معن (2014).
 أثر المخاطر المنتظمة على الاداء المالي للشركات التعدينية الاردنية المدرجة في بورصة عمان
 اشراف: أ.د. فيصل الشواورة

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AL-Eneizat, Batoul(2014)
 The Impact of Bank Credit of Commercial banks on Net Interest Rate Margin and Non Interest Rate Margin
Supervisor: Dr. Hana Mohammad ALHunuiti
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Thesis Abstracts for 2015

 

Master Finance

Abstract
Thesis name
No.

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بربراوي، فيفيان(2015). 
أثر هيكل الملكية على الرافعة المالية في الشركات الأردنية
اشراف: د. خلدون القيسي
1

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ملحم، معن(2015). 
اثر المخاطر المنتظمة على الأداء المالي للشركات التعدينية الأردنية المدرجة في بورصة عمان
 اشراف: د. فيصل الشواورة

2

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حمدان، بثينة(2015).
 أثر مبادئ الحاكمية المؤسسية على المخاطر غير النظامية في البنوك التجارية الأردنية
 اشراف: د. فيصل الشواورة​

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​صندوقة، محمد(2015).
 اثر مخاطر العوامل الداخلية والخارجية على هامش صافي سعر الفائدة في البنوك التجارية
اشراف: د. هارون الريالات

4
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العواودة، باسم(2015). 
اختبار تأثير النسب المالية والعوامل الاقتصادية على القيمة السوقية للبنوك التجارية الأردنية
اشراف: أ.د قحطان السامرائي​

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اللوزي، مجدي(2015). 
أثر مؤشرات رأس المال العامل على الاداء المالي للشركات الصناعية الأردنية
اشراف: د. خلدون القيسي​
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السيد، علاء(2015).
 تقييم اثر الازمة المالية العالمية على الاداء المالي للبنوك الاردنية
 اشراف: أ.د. قحطان السامرائي.​

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الحياصات، هديل (2015).
 اثر مؤشرات توزيع الارباح على تذبذب اسعار الاسهم في الشركات الصناعية الاردنية
اشراف: د. خلدون القيسي.​​

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الدراجي، محمد(2015).
 أثر سياسات البنك المركزي العراقي على استقرار سعر صرف الدينار
 اشراف: أ.د. قحطان السامرائي​​

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Thesis Abstracts for 2016

 

Master Finance

Abstract
Thesis name
No.
(Abutallul, Ikhlas (2016
THE ROLE OF USING CAMELS MODEL IN
EVALUATING AND RATING THE PERFORMANCE OF
JORDANIAN COMMERCIAL BANKS
Supervised by
Dr. Khalaf Ta'ani
1

(Al-Hindawi, Ashraf (2016
THE IMPACT OF INDIRECT FOREIGN INVESTMENT ON
THE PERFORMANCE OF AMMAN STOCK EXCHANGE
Supervisor
 Dr. Khaldoun MadAllah Al-Qaisi

2

(Ababneh, Anas (2016
THE IMPACT OF MAIN DETERMINANTS RISKS IN
INSURANCE COMPANIES IN JORDAN ON PROFITABILITY
Supervised by
Dr. Khaldoun Mad Allah Al-Qaisy

3

(kharabsheh, Omar (2016
THE IMPACT OF BANKS CREDIT ON ECONOMIC
ACTIVITY
Supervised by
Dr. Khaldoun Maddallah Al-Qaisi

4

(Al-Saad, Essa (2016
THE ROLE OF JORDANIAN BANKS IN MONITORING AND
DETECTION OF MONEY LAUNDERING
Supervised by
Dr. Khaldoun Madallah Al-Qaisy

5
(Bisharat, Laith (2016
THE IMPACT OF WORKING CAPITAL
INVESTMENT POLICIES ON STOCK ABNORMAL
RETURN IN INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES LISTED IN
AMMAN STOCK EXCHANGE FOR THE PERIOD
OF 2006 - 2014
Supervised by
Dr. Haroun Al-Ryalat
6

(Al-Jboor, Yousef (2016
THE IMPACT OF SYSTEMATIC RISKS ON FINANCIAL
PERFORMANCE OF JORDANIAN COMMERCIAL BANKS
Supervised by
Dr. Khaldoun Maddallah Al-Qaisi

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Thesis Abstracts for 2017

 

Master Finance

Abstract
Thesis name
No.
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(Al-Maaytah, Ahmad (2017
The Effect of Interest Rate Changes on the Profitability of Jordanian Commercial Banks
Supervised by
 Dr. Sameh Abu Shanab

1

(Mherat, Ashraf (2017
The Impact Profits Distribution Policy on Firms Value in Jordanian Industrial Firms
Supervised by 
Dr. Khaldoun Maddllah Al-Qaisi

2
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(Alzubaidi, Almuntaser (2017
The Impact of Corporate Governance on the Financial Performance of the Commercial Banks in Jordan
Supervised by
Prof. Kahtan Al Samaraie

3

(Helal, Husam (2017
Determinants of Investment Decision in the Jordanian Industrial Companies Listed on Amman Stock Exchange
Supervised by
Dr. Ammar Al-Mansour

4

(Bashir, Dawood (2017
The Impact of the Behavioral Finance on Shares Market Value of Industrial Companies Listed In Amman Stock Exchange
Supervised By
Prof. Kahtan Alsamarraie  

5

(Al- Nsour, Diana (2017 
THE IMPACT OF CAPITAL STRUCTURE ON FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE IN JORDANIAN BANKS
Supervised by
 Dr. Khaldoun Maddallah Al-Qaisi

6

(Al-Hudaib, Sulaiman (2017
The Impact of Operating Expenses on the Cash Cycle in the Jordanian Industrial Companies
Supervised by
Dr. Ammar Al-Mansour

7

(Smadi, Saif (2017
THE IMPACT OF BEHAVIORAL FINANCIAL THEORY FACTORS ON STOCK RETURNS OF INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES LISTED ON AMMAN STOCK EXCHANGE
Supervised by
Dr. Khalaf Suliman Al-Taani

8

(Abd Aljwad, Suhieb (2017
The Impact of Internal Factors on Financial Performance at Jordanian Commercial Banks
Supervised by
Dr. Khaldoun Maddallah Al-Qaisi

9

(Alkaied, Ammer (2017
The EFFECT OF FINANCIAL LEVERAGE ON THE PROFITABILITY IN INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES IN JORDAN
Supervised by
 Dr. Rafat Al-batayneh 

10

(Abu Hdeab, Abbas (2017
The Impact of Corporate Governance on Profitability of Jordanian Commercial Banks
Supervised by 
Dr. Khaldoun Maddallah Al-Qaisi

11

(Abedlqader, Omar (2017
The Financial Innovation of Banking Services and Their Impact on the Performance of Jordanian Commercial Banks
Supervised by
Dr. Khaldoun Al Qaisi

12

(Abu Anzeh, Mohamad (2017
THE IMPACT OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE ON CREDIT RISK IN JORDANIAN COMMERCIAL BANKS
Supervised by 
Dr. Khaldoun Maddallah M. Al-Qaisi

13

(Zboon, Mohmad (2017
THE IMPACT OF LIQUIDITY ON COMMERCIAL BANKS PERFORMANCE IN JORDAN
Supervised by
Dr. Khaldoun Maddallah Al-Qaisi

14

(Weshah, Nancy (2017
THE IMPACT OF LIQUIDITY RISK ON THE FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE OF JORDANIAN COMMERCIAL BANKS
Supervised by
 Prof. Kahtan Al-Samrraie

15

(Al-Masaafeh, Wafaa (2017
The Impact of Internal Factors on Financial Performance at Jordanian Insurance Companies
Supervised by
 Khaldoun Mad Allah Al-Qaisi

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