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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Financing Resources For Egyptian Small And Medium Enterprises

    Even though Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) represent the majority of the Egyptian firms, their value added is relatively low. According to previous research, SMEs face a financing gap that causes undercapitalization and represents an obstacle that hinders SMEs from growth. This paper analyzes the current situation of SMEs in...

    Provided By German University in Cairo

  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Regulation Of Credit Rating Agencies: Evidence From Recent Crisis

    The importance of ratings for investors' decisions and for the perceptions of the financial health of a nation pointed out the need that credit rating agencies should be regulated in some way. Regulators and market participants believed that the credit rating agencies need to abide by standards of corporate governance...

    Provided By German University in Cairo

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Price Discrimination In Practice: The Market For Drugs In Egypt And The U.S

    This paper attempts to analyze the medical and economical reasons that cause a difference in the price elasticity of patients' demand to drugs between Egypt and the United States of America. The paper was based on two medicines produced by Pfizer (Lipitor and Viagra), with both of them available in...

    Provided By German University in Cairo

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Measuring The Quality Of Banking Regulation In Egypt

    The free market economy most countries pursue nowadays is never entirely free from government intervention. Policy makers devote special attention to the regulation of financial markets and with the current financial crisis, the quality of the banking regulations need to be reconsidered. This paper aims to provide a tool to...

    Provided By German University in Cairo

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Price Discrimination In Practice: The Market For Drugs In Egypt And The U.S

    This paper attempts to analyze the medical and economical reasons that cause a difference in the price elasticity of patients' demand to drugs between Egypt and the United States of America. The paper was based on two medicines produced by Pfizer (Lipitor and Viagra), with both of them available in...

    Provided By German University in Cairo

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Measuring The Quality Of Banking Regulation In Egypt

    The free market economy most countries pursue nowadays is never entirely free from government intervention. Policy makers devote special attention to the regulation of financial markets and with the current financial crisis, the quality of the banking regulations need to be reconsidered. This paper aims to provide a tool to...

    Provided By German University in Cairo

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Financing Resources For Egyptian Small And Medium Enterprises

    Even though Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) represent the majority of the Egyptian firms, their value added is relatively low. According to previous research, SMEs face a financing gap that causes undercapitalization and represents an obstacle that hinders SMEs from growth. This paper analyzes the current situation of SMEs in...

    Provided By German University in Cairo

  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Regulation Of Credit Rating Agencies: Evidence From Recent Crisis

    The importance of ratings for investors' decisions and for the perceptions of the financial health of a nation pointed out the need that credit rating agencies should be regulated in some way. Regulators and market participants believed that the credit rating agencies need to abide by standards of corporate governance...

    Provided By German University in Cairo