Assist. Prof. Dr.
Full-Time Academic Staff
Business Administration
+90 392 661 2922
Educational Background: 
  • B.A., M.A., Islamic University of Gaza; Ph.D., Vrije University of Brussels
Research Interests: 
  • Using meta-analysis in Accounting and Finance
  • Earnings management
  • Corporate governance
  • ESG
  • Educational governance
  • Failure prediction
  • Audit quality
  • Financial analysis
  • Social responsibility
Courses Taught: 
  • Advanced Auditing (Master students).
  • Financial Analysis.
  • Accounting Applications Using Excel Program.
  • International Accounting.
  • Advanced Accounting.
  • Managerial Accounting.
  • Governmental Accounting.
  • Financial Accounting I.
  • Financial Accounting II.
  • Financial Market.
  • Intermediate Accounting I.
  • Intermediate Accounting II.
  • Islamic Finance.
  • Managerial Finance.
  • Islamic Accounting.
Selected Publications: 
  • Alareeni, B. (2018). "ESG Impact on Performance of US SP500-Listed Firms", International Journal of Managerial and Financial Accounting, (ISI, Scopus, ABS Ranking 2018 2*, ABDC) (Forthcoming).
  • Alareeni, B. (2018). " The Associations between Audit Firm Attributes and Audit Quality- Specific Indicators: A Meta-Analysis ", Managerial Auditing Journal, (ISI 0.693, Scopus, ABS, ABDC).
  • Costandi, S., Hamdan., A., Alareeni, B., Hassan, A. (2018). "Educational Governance and Challenges to Universities in the Arabian Gulf Region", Educational Philosophy and Theory, (ISI 0.864, Scopus, and A* rating in the Australian Research Council's ERA journal list).
  • Alareeni, B. (2018). "Does corporate governance influence earnings management in listed companies in Bahrain Bourse? , Journal of Asia Business studies, (ISI, Scopus, ABDC).
  • Alareeni, B. (2018). " The impact of firm-specific characteristics on earnings management: evidence from GCC countries?, International Journal of Managerial and Financial Accounting, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 85-104. (ISI, Scopus, ABS Ranking 2018 2*, ABDC).
  • Hamdan, A., Buallay, A., Alareeni, B. (2017). "The moderating role of corporate governance on the relationship between intellectual capital efficiency and firm’s performance: evidence from Saudi Arabia", International Journal of Learning and Intellectual Capital, 14 (3), pp.295-318 (Scopus, ABDC).
  • Alqallaf, H. and Alareeni, B. (2018) “Evolving of Selected Integrated Reporting Capitals among Listed Bahraini Banks”, Journal of Accounting and Applied Business Research, 1(1), pp. 1-21.
  • Alareeni, B. (2018). " Does corporate governance influence earnings management in listed companies in Bahrain Bourse?". Paper presented at 41th Congress of the European Accounting Association (EAA), Milan, Italy.
  • Alareeni, B, Lulu, M. (2016). "The Voluntary Disclosure of Companies Listed on Palestine Exchange and Its Effect on Stock Price", Jordan Journal of Business, (Forthcoming).
  • Alareeni, B. Deghash, H. (2016). "The Extent of Applying the Balanced Scorecard to Assess Performance of Al-Aqsa Media Network Institution in Gaza strip". IUG Journal of Economics and Business, 24 (3), pp. 21-46.
  • Dorgham, M. Lulu, M. Alareeni, B. (2015). "The extent of applying social responsibility accounting in companies listed on the Palestine Exchange", Journal of Al-Azhar University-Gaza (Human Sciences), Vol.17, Issue 2A, pp. 215-246.
  • Alareeni, B. Omar, Aljuaidi. (2014). "The Effectiveness of the Modified Jones and Yoon Models in Detecting Earnings Management in Palestine Exchange (PEX)" , International Journal of Innovation and Applied Studies, 9 (4), p.1472-1484.
  • Alareeni, B. Aldaoor, L. (2013)." The Application of the IFRS in Palestine’’. Paper presented at workshop on application of the IFRS in Palestine", Islamic University-Gaza, Palestine.
  • Alareeni, B. Branson, J. (2013). "Predicting Listed Companies’ Failure in Jordan Using Altman Models: A Case Study", International Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 8, No1, pp.113-126, (ERA).
  • Alareeni, B., Branson, J. (2011)." The Relative Performance of Auditors’ Going-Concern Opinions and Statistical Failure Prediction Models in Jordan". Accountancy & Bedrijfskunde, Issue 8, Vol.31, pp.23-35, published by Kluwer.
  • Alareeni, B. (2017). "The Association between Audit Firm Characteristics and Audit Quality: A Meta-Analysis". Paper presented at 40th Congress of the European Accounting Association (EAA), Spain.
  • Alareeni, B., Branson, J. (2011). "Evaluation of the Relative Performance of Auditors’ GCOs and Statistical Models in Predicting Companies’ Failure in Jordan". Paper presented at VIII Workshop on Empirical Research in Financial Accounting of the Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting, issue Sevilla, Spain.
  • Alareeni B., Branson J. (2011). " The Accuracy of Altman's Model, Logit Analysis and Auditors’ GCOs in Predicting Failure for Jordanian Listed Companies". Paper presented at 34th Congress of the European Accounting Association (EAA), Rome, Italy.
  • Alareeni, B., Branson, J. (2010). "The Effectiveness of Auditors’ Opinions and Statistical Models in Predicting Failure of Public Companies in Jordan", Paper presented at the 33rd Congress of the European Accounting Association, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Alareeni, B., Branson, J. (2009). "The Effectiveness of Statistical Models in Bankruptcy Prediction for Public & Limited Companies in the Arab States: with a focus on Jordan", Paper presented at ES Navorsingsdag, Brussels, Belgium.