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  • Authors: Cizakca, Murat (2010)

  • There are two basic approaches to Islamic economics and finance: Shari' ah compliant and Shari'ah based. The former is relatively easy and therefore dominates. It involves looking at the West for viable economic or financial institutions and instruments. After identifying these, it reverses engineering and dismantles them into their essential components. This is followed by the introduction of additional transactions, trying to make each component comply with the Shari'ah. It can then claim to have invented a new instrument that is Shari'ah compliant.

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  • Authors: Askari, Hossein; Iqbal, Zamir; Mirakhor, Abbas (2015)

  • This book is a comprehensive resource and groundbreaking work that provides an overview of the organizing principles and fundamentals values of an Islamic economy. It also offer a clear explanation of how the conventional global economic system differs from an economy grounded in the fundamental principles of Islam.

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  • Authors: Wilson, Rodney (2009)

  • Islamic economists are credited with taking an ethical approach to the subject of economics, emphasizing social justice and equality. These writers are producing a growing volume of literature, the emergence of which raises critical questions. First, what is distinctive about this literature, and to what extent does it represent a coherent body of ideas? ...

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  • Authors: Mirakhor, Abbas; Hamid, Idris Samawi (2009)

  • This book is to provide an introduction to Islam's conception of development and to locate it within the general topography of the spectrum of dominant ideas in their historical perspective. The book attempts to present this topography in the first three chapters throgh a brief review of major conceptions of development within the context of "twists and turns" of their historical evolution. The last three chapters present a rudimentary sketch of the contours of Islam's conception of development. Islam is a rules-based system, therefore, its conception of how humans and their collectivities can achieve material and non-material progress is also grounded on scaffolding of rule-complianc...

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  • Authors: Haneef, Mohamed Aslam; Osman, Jamil; Man, Zakariya; Ahmad, A. Khaliq; Md Saad, Norma; Danbatta, Bello Lawal (2008)

  • This chapter examines the role of Islam in the economic development of Malaysia, one of the most economically developed Muslim nations and one of the most successful in effecting Islamic institutional reforms.

  • Islam and economic policy.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Wilson, Rodney (2015)

  • This book looks at the impact of Islamic teaching on public economic policy and asks how Islamic economics differs from mainstream micro- and macroeconomics. Some of the key features include: looks at how Islamic values can influence choices made by business and governments; asks whether Shari'ah teaching affects taxation and social welfare policies; assesses the potential of Islamic economics to provide an alternative to a capitalist economic system and looks at the implications for international economic relations; individual chapters evaluate the economic successes and failures of OIC member states... Available in physical copy only (Call Number: BP 173.75 W752)

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  • Authors: Wilson, Rodney (2014)

  • There has been more concern with meeting immediate needs in the Islamic World than with longer-term issues of sustainability, as much of the region remains poor. Debate and writing on environmental issues in this region has therefore largely lagged behind elsewhere. It is worth noting that the 1.2 billion Muslims account for only 10 per cent of carbon dioxide emissions, while the United States, with less than a quarter of that population, is responsible for 20 per cent.

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  • Book


  • Authors: Cizakca, Murat (2014)

  • This unique book brings together some of the finest minds in comparative economic / financial history and modern Islamic finance to discuss the rise, the decline and the contemporary efforts to regenerate Islamic capitalism. The collection features articles on the contribution of classical Muslim scholars to the history of economic thought, the institutions that translated these ideas into everyday life and whether these thoughts and institutions constitute a clash or a symbiosis of civilizations. The efforts of contemporary Muslim thinkers to design a modern Islamic economy are also carefully scrutinized. Available in physical copy only (Call Number: HB 501 I82)

  • islam_path_human_economic_development_cover.jpg.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Mirakhor, Abbas; Askari, Hossein (2010)

  • This book briefly surveys the evolution of the Western concept of development, recognizing the wider dimensions of human and economic development and the role of institutions and rules, which has moved toward the vision and the path of development envisaged in Islam.

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  • Academic Presentation


  • Authors: Alhabshi, Syed Othman (2008-11-12)

  • The slides "The Islamic economic challenge" presented by presented by Prof. Datuk Dr. Syed Othman Alhabshi at the International Seminar of Managing Global Economy.

Browsing by Topic Islamic economics

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  • introduction_murat.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Cizakca, Murat (2010)

  • There are two basic approaches to Islamic economics and finance: Shari' ah compliant and Shari'ah based. The former is relatively easy and therefore dominates. It involves looking at the West for viable economic or financial institutions and instruments. After identifying these, it reverses engineering and dismantles them into their essential components. This is followed by the introduction of additional transactions, trying to make each component comply with the Shari'ah. It can then claim to have invented a new instrument that is Shari'ah compliant.

  • introduction_to_islamic_economics_theory_application.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Askari, Hossein; Iqbal, Zamir; Mirakhor, Abbas (2015)

  • This book is a comprehensive resource and groundbreaking work that provides an overview of the organizing principles and fundamentals values of an Islamic economy. It also offer a clear explanation of how the conventional global economic system differs from an economy grounded in the fundamental principles of Islam.

  • islam_rodney.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Wilson, Rodney (2009)

  • Islamic economists are credited with taking an ethical approach to the subject of economics, emphasizing social justice and equality. These writers are producing a growing volume of literature, the emergence of which raises critical questions. First, what is distinctive about this literature, and to what extent does it represent a coherent body of ideas? ...

  • islam_development_cover.jpg.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Mirakhor, Abbas; Hamid, Idris Samawi (2009)

  • This book is to provide an introduction to Islam's conception of development and to locate it within the general topography of the spectrum of dominant ideas in their historical perspective. The book attempts to present this topography in the first three chapters throgh a brief review of major conceptions of development within the context of "twists and turns" of their historical evolution. The last three chapters present a rudimentary sketch of the contours of Islam's conception of development. Islam is a rules-based system, therefore, its conception of how humans and their collectivities can achieve material and non-material progress is also grounded on scaffolding of rule-complianc...

  • islam_and_economic_development.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Haneef, Mohamed Aslam; Osman, Jamil; Man, Zakariya; Ahmad, A. Khaliq; Md Saad, Norma; Danbatta, Bello Lawal (2008)

  • This chapter examines the role of Islam in the economic development of Malaysia, one of the most economically developed Muslim nations and one of the most successful in effecting Islamic institutional reforms.

  • Islam and economic policy.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Wilson, Rodney (2015)

  • This book looks at the impact of Islamic teaching on public economic policy and asks how Islamic economics differs from mainstream micro- and macroeconomics. Some of the key features include: looks at how Islamic values can influence choices made by business and governments; asks whether Shari'ah teaching affects taxation and social welfare policies; assesses the potential of Islamic economics to provide an alternative to a capitalist economic system and looks at the implications for international economic relations; individual chapters evaluate the economic successes and failures of OIC member states... Available in physical copy only (Call Number: BP 173.75 W752)

  • islam_and_sustainable_economic_development_rodney.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Wilson, Rodney (2014)

  • There has been more concern with meeting immediate needs in the Islamic World than with longer-term issues of sustainability, as much of the region remains poor. Debate and writing on environmental issues in this region has therefore largely lagged behind elsewhere. It is worth noting that the 1.2 billion Muslims account for only 10 per cent of carbon dioxide emissions, while the United States, with less than a quarter of that population, is responsible for 20 per cent.

  • islam_challenges_western_capitalism_cover.jpg.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Cizakca, Murat (2014)

  • This unique book brings together some of the finest minds in comparative economic / financial history and modern Islamic finance to discuss the rise, the decline and the contemporary efforts to regenerate Islamic capitalism. The collection features articles on the contribution of classical Muslim scholars to the history of economic thought, the institutions that translated these ideas into everyday life and whether these thoughts and institutions constitute a clash or a symbiosis of civilizations. The efforts of contemporary Muslim thinkers to design a modern Islamic economy are also carefully scrutinized. Available in physical copy only (Call Number: HB 501 I82)

  • islam_path_human_economic_development_cover.jpg.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Mirakhor, Abbas; Askari, Hossein (2010)

  • This book briefly surveys the evolution of the Western concept of development, recognizing the wider dimensions of human and economic development and the role of institutions and rules, which has moved toward the vision and the path of development envisaged in Islam.

  • 2008_nov_12_the_islamic_economic_challenge_alhabshi.pdf.jpg
  • Academic Presentation


  • Authors: Alhabshi, Syed Othman (2008-11-12)

  • The slides "The Islamic economic challenge" presented by presented by Prof. Datuk Dr. Syed Othman Alhabshi at the International Seminar of Managing Global Economy.