(pp.01-24) S. S. O. M. Nour ‘Overview of technology transfer in the manufacturing industries in the Arab countries: the case of UAE and Sudan’, IJSR, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2015

1st May 2015

Samia Satti Osman Mohamed Nour, King Abdulaziz University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Purpose: This paper aims to examine the channels and effects of technology transfer in industrial manufacturing firms in the Arab region, with particular reference to the UAE and Sudan. Design/methodology/approach: This paper uses descriptive and comparative approaches and utilises the definition of technology […]

(pp.147-177) F. Harhara and A. Al-Roubaie ‘Joint estimation of economic growth and FDI in UAE’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2014

16th August 2013

Fahad Harhara, Brunel University, UK Amer Al-Roubaie, Al Ahlia University, Kingdom of Bahrain Purpose: The purpose of this study is to empirically examine the assertion that economic growth impacts the level of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). At the same time the study tests the opposite relationship in that FDI impacts economic growth in the host […]

(pp.001-032) F. S. Harhara, A. Al-Roubaie and W. Al-Karagouli ‘Host country factors and inward FDI-induced technology transfer in UAE’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2014

12th June 2013

Fahad Saif Harhara, Brunel University, UK Amer Al Roubaie, Al Ahlia University, Kingdom of Bahrain Wafi Al Karagouli, Brunel University, UK Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate the host country factors that impact the transfer of technology arising from Foreign Direct Investment for a resource-rich nation such as the United Arab Emirates. […]