Saad Ghaleb Yaseen

Saad Ghaleb Yaseen
Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan · Department of Business Administration

PhD

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Introduction
Saad Yaseen is professor of business administration and management information systems at Faculty of Business, Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan. He served as Dean of Faculty of Business between 2011 and 2016. His current research interests, include, IT adoption, social networking, cultural values and ethics, crowdsourcing, business intelligence and knowledge management. He has published more than 75 research papers in scholarly Journals and five chapters in referred books. His research papers published in such Journal as Computers in Human Behavior, Journal of Bank Marketing, International Journal of Economics and Business Research, Journal of comparative International Management, International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction, Global Business and Economics Review
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September 1997 - March 2016
Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan
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January 1986 - April 1992
University of Economics in Katowice
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  • PhD Student and Part-time Lecturer
September 1982 - December 1985
University of Mosul
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  • Researcher Asistant

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The aim of this research is to empirically investigate the relationship between conflict management styles (CMSs), organizational agility, and innovation performance. Covariance-based structural equation modeling was used to test Rahim and Bonoma conflict management styles and their relations to organizational agility and innovation performance. A...
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The aim of this research is to critically review absorptive capacity conceptualization and operationalization. Although Cohen and Levinthal [1] emphasized multidimensionality of absorptive capacity, researchers have conceptualized it as a unidimensional construct, encompassing knowledge acquisition, assimilation, transformation and exploitation. Fr...
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The purpose of this study is to examine the determinants of the intention for the continuous acceptance and use of mobile crowdsourcing to participate in refugee crisis management. A questionnaire was developed to collect data from 389 Syrian refugees in Jordan's Za'atari camp. Smart PLS was used to analyze the data. The findings indicated that the...
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The aim of this research is to investigate the relationship between potential absorptive capacity, realized absorptive capacity, and innovation performance. Drawing on the knowledge- based theory, the current research conceptualizes absorptive capacity as two distinct and separated knowledge dynamic capabilities: potential absorptive capacity and r...
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This research puts forth a new conceptualisation of espoused Islam and Islam-in-use, the discrepancy between the ideal and the real. Espoused Islam is what Arab managers believe in their stated value. Islam-in-use is their operationalised beliefs that they actually use. Although, there is ample evidence that Arab managers can and do switch mindsets...
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This research puts forth a new conceptualisation of espoused Islam and Islam-in-use, the discrepancy between the ideal and the real. Espoused Islam is what Arab managers believe in their stated value. Islam-in-use is their operationalised beliefs that they actually use. Although, there is ample evidence that Arab managers can and do switch mindsets...
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The aim of this article is to investigate the relationship between leadership styles, absorptive capacity and firm's innovation in the Jordanian Pharmaceutical sector. It is a knowledge-intensive industry and one where effective leadership has been very substantial. Findings reveal that transformational leadership style and transactional leadership...
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Purpose The purpose of this paper is to investigate the essential factors influencing the adoption and use of e-banking services as perceived by customers of the Jordanian commercial banks. Design/methodology/approach This paper adapts and modifies the unified theory of acceptance and use of the technology model. Modifications were made to explain...
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Credit risk remains the most critical challenge facing bank's management as it adversely affects the profitability and stability of the bank. However, despite the rise in loan delinquency and the serious competition in the banking market, loan application evaluations at the Jordanian commercial banks are subjective in nature. Additionally, the abil...
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Information Technology acceptance is one of the most advanced streams of Information Systems Research (Venkatesh et al., 2012; Venkatesh and Bala, 2008). Research work indicates that the most important strength of Technology Acceptance Models is their generalizability and applicability across a wide range of technologies and settings. However, the...
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This research investigates the impact of intellectual capital components on the competitive advantage in the Jordanian telecommunication companies. The empirical findings indicate that the relational capital and the structural capital have positive impact on competitive advantage. Both the relational capital and the structural capital account for 4...
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Exploring collective intelligence concept,tools, and models in learning environment
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This research aims to investigate motivations of social media crowdsourcing, potential risks, as well as the determinants of continuity of participating in online crowdsourcing communities via social media during civil wars. Maslow's hierarchy of needs has been used for understanding motivations of social media crowdsourcing. The present research a...
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Work ethics most research has been a subject of interest for a long time.However,most research has been concerned with Jude-Christian ethics,especially the Protestant work ethic in western business settings.Meanwhile,although a few researchers have participated in addressing and highlighting the Islamic work ethic their contributions are very limit...
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The purpose of this study is to develop and validate a comprehensive framework to elucidate the relationship between members' motivations, attitudes, behavior, and usage patterns of Social Networking Sites SNSs as a platform of Electronic Societies e-societies focusing on Facebook social networking platform. A questionnaire survey method was used t...
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Artificial neural networks are a promising field in medical diagnostic applications. The goal of this study is to propose a neural network for medical diagnosis. A feed-forward back propagation neural network with tan-sigmoid transfer functions is used in this paper. The dataset is obtained from UCI machine learning repository. The results of apply...
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This research presents a theoretical framework of Facebook adoption and usage in the Arab world. Previous studies investigated the cultural impact factors on social networking web sites in western societies. However, there is a lack of studies that examine the influence of Arab cultural values on why and how Arab people engage in Facebook activitie...
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The purpose of this research is to explore the critical determinants that affect the intention of the users to deploy mobile commerce technology in Amman Stock Exchange. This research applied TAM model using the following variables: perceived trust, perceived usefulness, perceived ease of use, social and cultural values, and economic issues. The re...
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Several studies have been carried out to examine the association between babies' mortality and education. These studies are useful for the purpose of intervention and policy making. In this study, we examined the relationship between babies' mortality factor which includes three indicators: standardized (infant, neonatal and stillbirth) mortality r...
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Problem statement: The research's problem lies in the fact that deploying m-commerce technology in Jordan represent the first serious trail to understand and explore the critical determinants that affect deploying mobile commerce technology. Approach: This research applied TAM model using the following variables: Perceived trust, perceived usefulne...
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Problem statement: Despite the increase in consumer loans defaults and competition in the banking market, most of the Jordanian commercial banks are reluctant to use artificial intelligence software systems for supporting loan decisions. Approach: This study developed a proposed model that identifies artificial neural network as an enabling tool fo...
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Artificial Neural Networks play an increasingly important role in financial applications for such tasks as pattern recognition, classification, and time series forecasting. This study develops a proposed model that identifies artificial neural network as an enabling tool for evaluating credit applications to support loan decisions in the Jordanian...
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Problem statement: The researchs problem lies in the fact that deploying m-commerce technology in Jordan represent the first serious trail to understand and explore the critical determinants that affect deploying mobile commerce technology. Approach: This research applied TAM model using the following variables: Perceived trust, perceived usefulnes...
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The Jordanian banks and the risk analysts in particularly are seeking to adapt and buy new analytical techniques and information systems that help in identifying, monitoring and analysing the credit risk especially for the small firms that represents the biggest firms' base in the Jordanian markets. This chapter supports that what analysts need is...
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This chapter aims to identify the Critical Success Factors (CSFs) and outcomes of Web-based Supply Chain Collaboration (SCC). A total of 230 questionnaires were initially distributed to sample respondents of seven manufacturing firms in Jordan that use Web systems to collaborate with supply chain members. The results showed that top management supp...
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Ant Colony Optimization (ACO) is model for bio-simulation due to their relative individual simplicity and their complex group behaviors. This paper introduces ACO as a distributed algorithm that is applied to solve Traveling Salesman Problem (TSP). Our case study is Jordan's Seaport Motion, ACO principles are applied to find best rout for goods pro...
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Knowledge-based pharmaceutical industry in Jordan has adopted ERP system to sustain the competitiveness of the industry in the local and global market. This research examines the essential factors that enable or inhibit the success of ERP implementation. It uses a case study methodology to analyze these factors in terms of a firm's organizational p...

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To investigate the determinants of mobile crowd sourcing technology