Dr. Salaheddin Abosedra


Area of Research Interest

  • Macroeconomic policies in oil based economies
  • Development economics
  • Energy economics.

Journal Articles

  1. Abosedra, S. and Tang, C.F., Are Exports a Reliable Source of Economic Growth in MENA Countries? New Evidence from The Rolling Granger Causality Method. Accepted for publication, Empirical Economics.
  2. Abosedra, S. & Fakih, A. (2017). Assessing the Role of Remittances and Financial Deepening in Growth: The Experience of Lebanon. Global Economy Journal. doi: https://doi.org/10.1515/gej-2015-0059
  3. Tang, C.F. and Abosedra, S. (2016) Does Tourism Expansion Effectively Spur Economic Growth in Morocco and Tunisia? Evidence from Time Series and Panel Data, Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, 8(2), pp. 127-145.
  4. Tang, C.F. and Abosedra, S. (2016) Tourism and Growth in Lebanon: New Evidence from Bootstrap Simulation and Rolling Causality Approaches. Empirical Economics, 50(2), pp. 679-696.
  5. Ben Sita, B., Abosedra, S and. Dah, A. (2015), “Short and long –run budgetary relationships: Evidence from Lebanon “, Journal of Developing Areas, 2015, vol. 49, issue 2, pp. 77-91.
  6. Abosedra, S.  Shahbaz, M., and Sbia, R.  (2015), “The Links between Energy Consumption, Financial Development, and Economic Growth in Lebanon: Evidence from Cointegration with Unknown Structural Breaks,” Journal of Energy, vol. 2015, Article ID 965825, 15 pages, 2015 doi:10.1155/2015/965825.
  7. Abosedra, S., Shahbaz, M. and Nawaz, K.  (2015), “Modeling Causality between Financial Deepening and Poverty Reduction in Egypt”, Social Indicators Research, 2015, pp. 1-15.


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