College / Department

Teaching areas

Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial Management, Financial Statement Analysis

Research areas

Corporate Governance, Privatization, Corporate Finance, International Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Legal and Political Institutions, Lobbying, Earnings Management


Bachelor’s in Economics, minor in Management, University of Tunis, Tunisia.
M.Sc In Development Economics, Oklahoma State University, U.S.A.
PhD. In finance, Laval University, Canada

Professional experience

Professor of Finance, American University of Sharjah, UAE 06, 2010 - present
Associate professor, American University of Sharjah, UAE 08, 2007 - 06, 2010
Associate professor, HEC Montreal, Quebec, Canada 08, 1998 - 08, 2007
Assistant Professor, HEC Montréal, Canada, 1998-2004


Economic Research Forum - American Finance Association - CIRPEE (Canada) - Financial Management Association
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