Y. Sidani
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104
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Constraints facing working women in Lebanon: an insider view
D. Jamali, Y. Sidani, Assem Safieddine
Sociology
1 December 2005
– The ascendancy of women to top management positions is a perennial problem plaguing organizations worldwide. The purpose of this paper is to present some insights relating to this pervasive… Expand
137 Citations
15
United Arab Emirates female entrepreneurs: motivations and frustrations
Hanifa Itani, Y. Sidani, Imad B. Baalbaki
Sociology
28 June 2011
Purpose – This paper seeks to summarize the results of a study assessing the status of United Arab Emirates (UAE) female entrepreneurs and attempts to sketch the pattern of the UAE female… Expand
142 Citations
11
Nepotism in the Arab World: An Institutional Theory Perspective
Y. Sidani, Jon Thornberry
Political ScienceBusiness Ethics Quarterly
1 January 2013
ABSTRACT: We examine the practice of nepotism in the Arab World and analyze how a rational-legal model of bureaucracy was never able to take hold. We draw upon ideas from institutional theory and… Expand
77 Citations
8
The learning organization: tracking progress in a developing country: A comparative analysis using the DLOQ
D. Jamali, Y. Sidani, C. Zouein
Business
6 March 2009
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to survey the various measurement instruments of the learning organization on offer, leading to the adoption of a tool that was considered most suitable for… Expand
74 Citations
7
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Women ' s Studies International Forum
Sasha Roseneil, Zahia Smail, Sonya Sharma, Y. Sidani, S. Walby
2009
This paper considers the emotional impact of miscarriage and the support that is needed and/or offered after such an event. Use is made of primary and secondary data. The primary data was obtained… Expand
126 Citations
7
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The audit expectation gap: evidence from Lebanon
Y. Sidani
Psychology
27 March 2007
Purpose – The audit expectation gap has been examined in many regions of the world, but the extent of such a gap has not been investigated in many Middle‐Eastern countries. This study attempts to… Expand
58 Citations
7
Women, work, and Islam in Arab societies
Y. Sidani
Sociology
1 October 2005
Purpose – This paper attempts to present varying discourses pertaining to women's work and how it is impacted by interpretations of Islam.Design/methodology/approach – Current discourses from variousExpand
204 Citations
6
A Three Country Comparative Analysis of Managerial CSR Perspectives: Insights From Lebanon, Syria and Jordan
D. Jamali, Y. Sidani, K. El-Asmar
Political Science, Sociology
1 March 2009
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a concept that has acquired a new resonance in the global economy. With the advent of globalization, managers in different contexts have been exposed to the… Expand
99 Citations
6
Islamic mutual funds
Said Elfakhani, M. Hassan, Y. Sidani
Economics, Computer Science
25 April 2007
TLDR
A review of the literature on Islamic finance and investment practices in Europe and the Middle East over a 25-year period from 1989 to 2005 shows clear trends in investment strategy and investment decision-making towards Sharia-compliant firms.Expand
79 Citations
6
Comparative Performance of Islamic Versus Secular Mutual Funds 1
Said Elfakhani, S. S. Olayan, Y. Sidani
2007
69 Citations
6
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