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Handbook of Islamic banking

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Edward Elgar,
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Hassan (U. of New Orleans, US) and Lewis (U. of South Australia, Australia) present this collection of 25 papers with the intention of providing readers with an overview of the current knowledge and debates on the institutions and practices of Islamic banking and finance. Opening chapters discuss the development of Islamic economic and social thought, the Islamic critique of conventional financing, and other foundational issues. The operations of Islamic banks are discussed in papers that address incentive compatibility, operational efficiency and performance, marketing of Islamic financial products, bank governance, and risk management. Money market instruments, trade financing, securitization, project finance, stock speculation, and mutual funds are discussed next. A number of papers discuss Islamic banks in the context of economic development, government borrowing, and accounting standards. Concluding papers discuss Islamic banking in the context of globalization. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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table_of_contents Islamic banking : an introduction and overview / M. Kabir Hassan, Mervyn K. Lewis -- Development of Islamic economic and social thought / Masudul Alam Choudhury -- Islamic critique of conventional financing / Latifa M. Algaoud, Mervyn K. Lewis -- Profit-and-loss sharing contracts in Islamic finance / Abbas Mirakhor, Iqbal Zaidi -- Comparing Islamic and Christian attitudes to usury / Mervyn K. Lewis -- Incentive compatibility of Islamic financing / Humayon A. Dar -- Operational efficiency and performance of Islamic banks / Kym Brown, M. Kabir Hassan, Michael Skully -- Marketing Islamic financial products / Said M. Elfakhani, Imad J. Zbib, Zafar U. Ahmed -- Governance of Islamic banks / Volker Nienhaus -- Risk management in Islamic banking / Habib Ahmed, Tariqullah Khan -- Islamic money market instruments / Sam R. Hakim -- Trade financing in Islam / Ridha Saadallah -- Securitization in Islam / Mohammed Obaidullah -- Islamic project finance / Michael J.T. McMillen -- Islam and speculation in the stock exchange / Seif El-Din Tag El-Din, M. Kabir Hassan -- Islamic mutual funds / Said M. Elfakhani, M. Kabir Hassan, Yusuf M. Sidani -- Islamic banks and economic development / Monzer Kahf -- Islamic methods for government borrowing and monetary management / M. Fahim Khan -- Accounting standards for Islamic financial services / Simon Archer, Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim -- Mutualization of Islamic banks / Mahmoud A. El-Gamal -- Challenges facing the Islamic financial industry / M. Umer Chapra -- International Islamic financial institutions / Munawar Iqbal -- Islamic financial centres / Ricardo Baba -- Islamic banking and the growth of takaful / Mohd Ma'sum Billah -- Islamic banking in the west / Rodney Wilson.
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title Handbook of Islamic banking
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