Introduction: Towards a Definition of Islamic Economic Theory

  • Masudul Alam Choudhury


The question whether the idea of Islamic economics is meaningful, well-defined or practical has been occupying the minds of many people for some time. There are those among Muslims who wonder whether such a discipline is at all applicable in today’s complex world of economics and international relations. There are others who have just started to grapple with the problems of its definition and structure.1


General Equilibrium Moral Philosophy Islamic State Islamic Society Economic General Equilibrium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Masudul Alam Choudhury
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  1. 1.University College of Cape BretonNova ScotiaCanada

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