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Journal call for papers from International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management
Article Type: Call for papers From: Managerial Finance, Volume 34, Issue 9.
The International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management, launching in 2008, seeks to serve as a central repository for research in this field, bridging the interests of scholars and practitioners and brings the results of research and product development to the attention of the international financial and business management community.
The journal will publish:
Research articles which provide in-depth insight and analysis into current issues within Islamic and Middle Eastern finance and management.
Issue- or results-focussed case studies illustrating research and product developments, and instances of best practice.
Dedicated sections on news, new products and market/sector reports, in order to provide broad coverage of all pertinent topics.
An overview of the latest literature in the field through extended book reviews.
Coverage will include, but not be limited to:
fundamentals of Islamic finance;
Shariah-compliant investment, insurance and risk management;
branding opportunities for Shariah-compliant products;
Islamic social thought and corporate governance;
management styles and strategies in Shariah environments;
socially responsible investment strategy;
sukkuk, Zakat and financial planning;
hedge funds and derivatives;
housing finance and Shariah-compliant mortgage products;
market penetration in non-Islamic contexts.
The Editor now invites contributions for potential publication in the second volume of the journal. Articles should be between 3,000 and 5,000 words in length and should adhere to the journal's submission guidelines.
Please send submissions to:Kadom ShubberWestminster Business School,35 Marylebone Road,London NW1 5LS,UKE-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org