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Faculty CV

Name: Omar Al-Nasser
Position/Title: Visiting Professor
Work Address: University of Houston System at Sugar Land
14000 University Boulevard
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
Work Telephone: 281-275-3300 Work Email: alnassero@uhv.edu

Educational Background/Training

  • Ph.D. University of Texas-Pan American,  Business Administration,  2009 
  • M.B.A. University of Houston- Victoria,  Business Administration,  2004 
  • B.A. Yarmouk University,  Accounting,  2001 

Relevant Teaching Experience

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Houston-Victoria (2009 - Now)
  • Adjunct Faculty (Finance), University of Houston-Victoria (2008)
  • Research Assistant, University of Texas-Pan American (2004 - 2008)

Academic Scholarship/Research/Creative Endeavors


  • Al-Nasser, O. (2010). How does Foreign Direct Investment Affect Economic Growth? The Role of Local Conditions.. Latin American Business Review, 11(2), 111-139.
  • Al Nasser, O. & Garza-Gómez, X. (2009). Do Well Functioning Financial System Affect the FDI Inflows into Latin America?. International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 29, 60-75.
  • Al Nasser, O. , Mendonça, M. & Sachsida, A. (2009). The openness-inflation puzzle: Panel data evidence.. International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, 28, 169-181.
  • Al Nasser, O. (2007). The Determinants of the U.S. Foreign Direct Investment: Does the Region Matter?. Global Economic Review, 1(36), 37-51.