School of Business
Omar Farooq

Omar Farooq


Finance and Financial Management

  • Email : ofarooq[at]
  • Phone : 396
  • Office : D334

I am really impressed by the quality of the students at ADA University. Along with accomplished faculty, ADA University makes an ideal place for learning.

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Investment
  • Business Finance
  • PhD, Hanken School of Economics
  • MS, Illinois Institute of Technology
  • BS, GIK Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology
Joined ADA September, 2015

- Farooq, O. and Shehata, N., (2018). Does External Auditing Combat Corruption? Evidence from Private Firms. Managerial Auditing Journal, 33(3), pp. 267-287;

- Farooq, O. and Ahmed, N., (2018). Does Inflation Affect Sensitivity of Investment to Stock Prices? Evidence from Emerging Markets. Finance Research Letters, 25, pp. 160-164;

- Farooq, O., Shehata, N., and Nathan, S., (2018). Earnings Response Coefficient in the MENA Region. Applied Economics Letters, 25(16), pp. 1147-1152;

- Farooq, O., Shehata, N., and Nathan, S., (2017). Dividend Policy and Informativeness of Reported Earnings: Evidence from the MENA Region. International Review of Finance, 18(1), pp. 113-121;

- Farooq, O., Asgarov, Z., Guliyev, A., Islam, T., Kalinina, Y., and Pashayev, Z., (2017). Capital Structure and Value of Reported Earnings: Evidence from an Emerging Market. Applied Economics Letters, 24(10), pp. 690-694;

- Farooq, O., (2017). What Determines the Value of Recommendation Change? A Preliminary Analysis. Applied Economics, 49(16), pp. 1557-1570;

- Farooq, O. and Hamouda, M., (2016). Stock Price Synchronicity and Information Disclosure: Evidence from an Emerging Market. Finance Research Letters, 18, pp. 250-254;

- Douch, M., Farooq, O., and Bouaddi, M., (2015). Stock Price Synchronicity and Tails of Return Distribution. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, 37, pp. 1-11.