• Tarabay, Mohammad

    Dr. Tarabay, Mohammad

    Chairperson and Associate Professor
    Highly credentialed education management professional leveraging doctoral level training and more than ten years of progressive career record in business education management and leadership at the university level. Mohamed Tarabay is currently an assistant professor of finance and chairperson of financial studies department at RHU. He was also an MBA program director at the American University of the Middle East and Dean of Business College at the American College of the Middle East in Kuwait.


    • DBA, Finance, Grenoble Ecole De Management, Grenoble, France, 2010
    • MBA, Finance, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon, 2004
    • BS, Banking and Finance, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon, 2002


    Corporate Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions, Mergers and Acquisitions, investment Decisions, and Firm Valuation.

    • Elkanj N, Tarabay M., and Yaccoub C (2013). The Beta-Index and Beta-Mobility Idea and Empirics. Global Conference on Business and Finance Proceedings. Volume 8, Number 1.
    • Elkanj N, Yaacoub C, and Tararbay M (2013). How Does Foreign Direct Investment Affect Economic Growth of Arab Countries? Global Conference on Business and Finance Proceedings. Volume 8, Number 1
    • Tarabay M, Hammoud J (2017). Abnormal Returns to Shareholders of M&A Participating Firms: Evidence from the Kuwaiti Stock Market. J Bus Fin Aff6: 259. doi: 10.4172/21670234.1000259
    • Tarabay, M ,Hammoud, J . (2018). DETERMINANTS OF M&A PREMIUMS: EMPRICAL EVIDENCE FROM KUWAITI FIRMS. Journal of Business Economics and Finance, 7 (1), 130-138. DOI: 10.17261/Pressacademia.2018.802
    • Tarabay,M., & Hammoud,J. (2018). The Effects of Internet banking on Performance of Lebanese Commercial banks. 2018 Annual London Business Research Conference. London, United ISBN: 978-1-925488-64-7

    • Hammoud, J., Tarabay, M., Abdel Baki, D. Does Lebanon have a Favorable Environment for Entrepreneurship?
    • Chaya, J., Hammoud& TarabayM. A Fama-French Three Factor Model Application to the Kuwaiti Stock Market