Assistant Professor:Meshal Harbi Odah

Personal Overview

Meshal Harbi Odah currently works at the Al-Muthanna University. Meshal does research in Applied Statistics.


Educational Background

Ph.D:Applied statistics-Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania

M.Sc:Applied statistics-Statistics, BAMU- India

B.Sc:Statistics-Unversity of AL-Qadisyah -College of Administration & Economics, Iraq

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Selected Publications

1- Tobit Regression Analysis Applied on Iraqi Bank Loans. Odah, M. H., Bager, A. S. M., & Mohammed, B. K. (2017). American Journal of Mathematics and Statistics, 7(4), 179-182.‏
2- Studying the determinants of divortiality in Iraq. A two-stage estimation model with tobit regression. Odah, M. H., Bager, A. S. M., & Mohammed, B. K. (2018). International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, 7(2), 45-54.‏
3- Principal component regression for tobit model and purchases of gold. Alhusseini, F. H. H., & Odah, M. H. (2016). In Proceedings of the international management conference (Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 491-500).‏
4- TESTING RELIABILITY: FACTORIAL DESIGN WITH DATA FROM A LOG-EPSILON-SKEW-NORMAL DISTRIBUTION. Mohammed, B. K., Roman, M., Odah, M. H., & BAGER, A. S. M. (2017). Economic Computation & Economic Cybernetics Studies & Research, 51(3).‏
5- Comparison of Box-Jenkins models predicting Iraq’s population growth rate. Odah, M. H. (2020, November). In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 928, No. 4, p. 042045). IOP Publishing.‏
6-Odah, M.H. (2021). Unemployment rate forecasting via Markov chains. International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, Vol. 16, No. 6, pp. 1191-1194.
7-Odah, M.H. (2021). Comparison of GARCH & ARMA models to forecasting exchange rate. Mathematical Modelling of Engineering Problems, Vol. 8, No. 6, pp. 979-983.


Research Interests

Applied Statistics, Econometrics, Data Analyses


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