Prof. Dr. Rehana                                  Kausar

Prof. Dr. Rehana Kausar

Department of Commerce


Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan Pakistan.



Faculty of Commerce Law and Business Administration

Prof. Dr. Rehana Kouser

Personal Information

Date of Birth 12-07-1971

CNIC 36302-7328625-0

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Phone : + 92 61 9210128, Personal: +923336102638, +92300271222

Experience

01-04-2016 to date

Professor, Department of Commerce, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan.

28 May 2014 to 01-01-2016

Associate Professor, Deptt. of Commerce, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan.

July 2012 to March 2014

Teacher Incharge Department of Commerce, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan.

15 May 2012 to 27 May 2014           

Assistant Professor,  Deptt. of Commerce, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan.

November 1999 to 15 May 2012                   

Lecturer in Deptt. of Commerce, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan.

December 1995 to October 1999

Lecturer in Deptt. of Business   Administration Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan.

November 1994 to November.1995.             

Has worked as Accounts Manager in Artex  Multan.  

Trainings

·        Conducted a training session, “STATA Advanced learning” Department of Commerce, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan.

·        Conducted a training session entitled “Acounting software’s and its uses” to women entrepreneurs  with collaboration of SMEDA

·        Conducted a training session on “Use of Financial data” to women entrepreneurs with collaboration of SMEDA

·        System Analyst in Uniform Centralized Semester Examination system of Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan.

 Managing Editor

Journal of Accounting and Finance for Emerging Economies

Web Address: http://www.globalcsrc.org/index.php/jafee

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 Current Memberships

·        Associate Member Center for Sustainability Research and Consultancy

·        Member of International Council of Islamic Finance Educators (ICIFE)

·        Academic Member of The Association of International Accountants (AIA), Ref no. 166824

·        Expert Member, Board of Studies, Department of Commerce, GC University, Faislabad

·        Member Board of Studies, Department of Commerce, Bahauddin Zakariya University   Multan, 

·        Member Faculty Board of Studies, Faculty of Commerce, Law and Business Administration, Bahauddin Zakariya University   Multan.

·        Coordinator MPhil Commerce Program

·        Member Quality Enhancement Cell Committee.

   Conferences Attended as a Session Chair/Discussant/Academician

1.   HEC award as National Speaker 2016

2.   Discussant in  03 Days International Conference on Business and Economics 2016 The Islamia University of Bahawalpur Pakistan 2015

3.   Session Chair in 5th International Applied Business Research Conference, Faculty of Management Sciences, International Islamic University, Islamabad 2016

4.   Special Guest Member, Islamic Finance, Banking & Business Ethics Global Conference 2016, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore.

5.   As a academicians in 2 days International Entrepreneurship Educators Symposium 2016 at IBA Karachi

Scholastic profile

PhD in Commerce

2011

Commerce

Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan.

MSc.E-Commerce

2002

3.98 CGPA   80.85%   (Gold Medal)

 

Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan.

M.B.A(Finance)

1994

3.52 CGPA  74%  (Silver Medal)

Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan.

B.COM

1991

70.31   %  (Silver Medal)

Islamia University Bahawalpur.

D.COM

1989

62.85 %

PTB. Lahore.

Metric

1987

81.00 %

B.I.S.E , Bahawalpur          

 Research Interest    Accounting & Finance

Research Theses

MPhil   21   Supervised ,  15   Under supervision

PhD     03   Under Supervision

 Publications



1.        Kouser, R. & Azeem, M. (2011). Relationship of Share prices with Earnings and Book value of Equity: Paramount Impact of IFRS adoption in Pakistan. Economics and Finance Review, Vol: 1(8), pp. 84-92.

2.        Azeem, M. & Kouser, R. (2011). International Accounting Standards and Value Relevance of Book value and Earnings: Panel study from Pakistan. International Journal of Contemporary Business Studies, Vol: 2(9), pp. 18-35.

3.        Kouser, R. ,  Azid, T. & Ali, K. (2011). Reasons for Privatization and Consequent Role of Government: Comprehensive Study Based on Early Evidence International Journal of Contemporary Business Studies,   Vol: 2(10), pp. 35-52.

4.        Kouser, R., Azid, T. & Ali, K. (2011). Emergent Thinking on Privatization: A Review Analysis.  Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences  (PJSS) Vol. 31, No. 1 (June 2011), pp. 79-93

5.        Kouser, R., & Saba, I. (2012). Gauging the Financial Performance of Banking Sector using CAMEL Model: Comparison of Conventional, Mixed and Pure Islamic Banks in Pakistan. International research journal of finance and economics (IRJFE) Issue (82), pp. 67-88.

6.        Kouser, R., Rana E.G. & Shahzad A.F. (2011).  Determinants of AIS Effectiveness: Assessment thereof in Pakistan. International Journal of Contemporary Business Studies (IJCBS),  Vol: 2(12), pp. 06-21.

7.        Kouser, R., & Saba, I. (2011).  Effects of Business Combinations: A Case Study of Banking Sector in Pakistan.  Australian journal of business and research (AJBR), Vol:1 (08), pp. 54-64

8.        Kouser, R., Aamir, M.,  Azeem, M., & Mehwish H. (2011), CAMEL analysis for Islamic and Conventional Banks: A comparative Study in Pakistan.  Finance and Economic Review (FER), Vol: 1(10), pp. 55-64.

9.        Kouser, R., Awan, A., Rana E.G. & Shahzad A.F. (2011) Firm size, leverage and profitability: overriding impact of accounting information system.  Business and Management Review (BMR) , Vol: 1(10), pp. 58-64.

10.    Kouser, R., Makki, M. & Usman, M. Q (2012) Corporate Financial Reporting System and Developments Herein: An Exploratory Study of Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences (PJCSS),  Vol 6 (1), 12-26.   

11.        Kouser, R.,  Azid, T. & Ali, K. (2012). Financial and operating performance of privatized firms: A case study of Pakistan. International research journal of finance and economics (IRJFE) Issue (87), pp. 90-116

12.       Kouser, R., Qureshi, S., Hassan M. & Usman, A., (2012) A survey on transfer pricing practices in manufacturing sector of Pakistan. European Journal of Social Sciences, ( Vol.29 No.3), pp. 387-396

13.       Kouser, R., Qureshi, S., Shahzad A.F. Hassan, H., (2012) Factors Influencing the Customer’s Satisfaction and Switching Behaviour in Cellular Services of Pakistan. Interdisciplinary journal of research in business. Vol 2, Issue 1, pp.15- 25.

14.        Kouser, R., Zahara. F., Hassan. M., & Durani. A., (2012) Investigation of Banker’s Lending Criteria to SMEs and Assessment Thereof. International research journal of finance and economics(IRJFE) Issue (89), pp. 158-186

15.       Saba, I.,  Kouser, R &  Azeem, M. (2012) Determinants of Non-Performing Loans: Case of US Banking Sector. The Romanaian Economic Journal Issue (44), pp. 141-152 

16.        Abid, .A. S., Kouser, R, Aamir M., & Hussain M., (2012) The Impact of the Corporate Governance and the  Ownership Structure on the Firm’s Financial  Performance and Its Risk Taking Behavior International research journal of finance and economics(IRJFE) Issue (93), pp. 44-55

17.       Kouser, R., Bano, T., Azeem, M., & Hassan, M., (2012) Inter-Relationship between Profitability, Growth and Size: A Case of Non-Financial Companies from Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences,  Vol. 6 (2), 405-419

18.       Abid, .A. S., Kouser, R, Aamir M., & Saba, I., (2012) Empirical Analysis of Long and Short Run Relationship among Macro Economic Variables and Karachi Stock Market: An Auto Regressive Distributive Lag Approach.  Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences,   Vol. 32, No. 2 , pp. 323-338

19.       Azeem, M., Hassan M., Kouser, R., (2013) What Causes Pro-Environmental Action: Case of Business Graduates, Pakistan. World Applied Sciences Journal 24 (12), 1642-1650

20.       Shafqat S. A, Kouser, R., Azeem, M., (2013) Re-examining the relationship of Earnings and Equity with Share Price: A study of company specific and Uncontrollable Dynamics in Pakistan.  Science International Lahore, 25 (4), 927-935

21.       Shahid M.I., Kouser, R., Azeem, M., (2013) Conventional and Islamic Anomalies in Karachi Stock Exchange. Science International Lahore 25 (4), 999-1007

22.       Azeem, M., Hassan M., Kouser, R., (2013) Impact of Quality Corporate Governance on Firm Performance: A Ten Year Perspective. Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences,  Vol. 7 (2), 656-670

23.       Kouser, R., Azeem, M., & Saba, I. (2014) IAS/IFRS Adoption and value relevance of the financial information: evidence from banking sector of Pakistan Science International Lahore 26(2)

24.       Aamir M., Kouser, R., & Mujtaba, I. (2014) Merger/Acquisition Announcements and the Abnormal Stock Return for the Event Firm: Evidence from Pakistan, Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences (PJSS) Vol. 33, No. 2 (June 2014), pp. 30-45

25.       Yasmin F., Kouser, R., Hassan I.,& Ahmad W., (2014) Determinants of Economic Literacy at University Level: A Case of Pakistan, Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences 2014, Vol. 8 (3), 914-924

26.       Hassan M.,  Kouser, R., Abbas S., & Azeem, M., (2014) Consumer Attitudes and Intentions to Adopt Smartphone Apps: Case of Business Students, Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences  2014, Vol. 8 (3), 763-779

27.       Azeem, M., Kouser, I, Yaseen, A., & Saba, I., (2015) Paradoxical role of corporate governance in firm performance: New evidence from financial crisis 2008, Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences,  Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 92-101 

28.       Luqman, R., Kouser, Hassan I, A., & Saba, I., (2015)  Dividend payout policy and financial crisis: evidence from the life cycle theory.” Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences, Vol. 9 (2), pp. 441-463.

29.       Zeeshan, M., Kouser, R, Ahmad, Z., & Ali, W., (2016) Accounting for Privatization and Sustainable Development in Pakistan. “Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences” Vol. 10 (3) 753-777

30.       Zeeshan, M., Kouser, R, Abbas, S., & Saba, I., (2016) The effect of hueristics, prospect and herding factors on investment performance. “Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences” Vol. 36 (1) Accepted Paper

31.       Rizwan, M. S., Zeeshan, M., Kouser, R, (2016) Impact of short selling on volatility of individual stocks and aggregate market: Empirical evidence from China. “Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences” Vol. 36 (1) Accepted Paper

32.       Kouser, R., Zeeshan, M., Bano, T., & Aamir, M., (2016) Determinant of Financial Derivatives Usage: A Case of Financial Sector of Pakistan. “Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences” Vol. 36 (2) Accepted Paper

33.       Zeeshan, M., Kouser, R., Iqbal, Z., & Aamir, M., (2016) Patterns of Sustainability Reporting in South Asia. “Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences” Vol. 36 (2) Accepted Paper 

 Conference Paper:

 

1.     Kouser, R., Farhan M., Usman, M. Q &  Aamir M., (2013, May 23th-25th)  “Impact of IFRS Adoption on Persistence of Accounting Information: A Case of Non-Financial Sector of Pakistan "  Eurasia Business and Economics Society (EBES) 10th EBES Conference – Istanbul

2.     Kouser, R., Yaseen, M., & Aamir, M., (2016, March 31st ) “Impact of Personality on Financial Decision Making: Mediated By Risk Taking Behaviour” in the first International Conference of Current Trends in Pshchology in Department of Applied Psychology, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan Pakistan

3.     Kouser, R., Khalid, S., & Saba, I., (2016,April 12-13) “Linking Financial Distress with Capital Structure and Accounting Returns: A study of Karachi Stock Exchange of Pakistan” in the 1st International Research Conference on Economics, Business and Social Sciences. Venue 2: Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan Pakistan, www.sustainabilitycenter.my/irc2016

4.     Kouser, R., Rizwan, S., & Mehmood, Z., (2016, April 12-13) “Determinants of leverage of Islamic Stocks: Case of KMI-30 of KSE Pakistan” in the 1st International Research Conference on Economics, Business and Social Sciences. Venue 2: Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan Pakistan, www.sustainabilitycenter.my/irc2016

5.     Akhtar, A., Kouser, R., & Mehmood, Z., (2016, April 12-13) “Theories of Corporate Control: A Review” in the 1st International Research Conference on Economics, Business and Social Sciences. Venue 2: Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan Pakistan, www.sustainabilitycenter.my/irc2016

6.     Kouser, R., & Bibi, T., (2016, April 12-13) “Review of financial intermediary theory” in the 1st International Research Conference on Economics, Business and Social Sciences. Venue 2: Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan Pakistan, www.sustainabilitycenter.my/irc2016

7.     Luqman, R., Kouser, R.,  Hassan I, A., & Saba, I., (2016, 17 & 18 May) “Dividend payout policy and financial crisis: evidence from the life cycle theory”, in 5th International Applied Business Research Conference, Faculty of Management Sciences, International Islamic University, Islamabad

8.     Azeem, M., Kouser, R.,  I, Yaseen, A., & Saba, I., (2016, 17 & 18 May) “Paradoxical Role of Corporate Governance in Firm Performance: New Evidence From Financial Crisis 2008”, in 5th International Applied Business Research Conference, Faculty of Management Sciences, International Islamic University, Islamabad

9.     Kouser, R., Mehak , F., Abbas S., & Azeem, M., (2016, 17 & 18 May) “Antecedents of Anticipatory Professional Commitment Among Accounting Students: Application of Astin’s College Impact” 5th International Applied Business Research Conference, Faculty of Management Sciences, International Islamic University, Islamabad

10.  Tabasum, S., & Kouser, R.,  (2016, 17 & 18 May) “Impact of 2008 Financial Crisis on Trade credit and company performance: Case of Companies listed at KSE”,  5th International Applied Business Research Conference, Faculty of Management Sciences, International Islamic University, Islamabad

11.  Kouser, R., Rizwan, M. S., Saba, I., & Afzal, F., (2016, 28-29 December) “Impact of Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR) on profitability of banks: An International Comparative Analysis of Islamic and Conventional banks”, 2nd International Social Sciences Conference 2016, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad.

12.  Khan, Q. M., Kouser, R., Zeeshan. M., & Abbas, U., (2016, 28-29 December) “The Relationship between Internal and External Economic Factors on Bank’s Profitability Study on Banking Sector of Pakistan.”, 2nd International Social Sciences Conference 2016, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad.


References


1.     Prof. Dr Taseef Azid ,  Professor of Economics, Department of Finance and Economics, College of Business and Economics, Qassim University, Qassim , Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Mobile: +966-536553542 , E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


2. Prof. Dr Imran Sharif, Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.2.