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1.

Islamic Mutual Funds’ Financial Performance and International Investment Style: Evidence from 20 Countries

European Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Smurfit Graduate Business School, University College Dublin, University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and Sociovestix Labs - a DFKI spin-off
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2.

Value Through Diversity: Microfinance and Islamic Finance and Global Banking

FEEM Working Paper No. 87.05
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)
Downloads 2,659
3.

Estimating the Impact of the Hajj: Religion and Tolerance in Islam's Global Gathering

HKS Working Paper No. RWP08-022
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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4.

The Rise and Fall of the Market Economy

Review of Islamic Economics, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2010, pp. 123-155
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Quaid-i-Azam University - Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE)
Downloads 1,665
5.

The Challenge of Poverty and the Poverty of Islamic Economics

Journal of Islamic Economics, Banking and Finance, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 35-58
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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6.

The Effect of Prayer on God's Attitude Toward Mankind

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3636
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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7.

Determinants of Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure: The Case of Islamic Banks

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 May 2011
Working Paper Series
Thomson Reuters, University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and University of New Orleans

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8.

Was Weber Wrong? A Human Capital Theory of Protestant Economic History

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1987, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2886
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 1,195
9.

Factors Affecting Prenatal Development: An Analysis from the Sunnah and Contemporary Psychology

Al-Baseera, National University of Modern Languages, Islamabad, Pakistan, Vol. 5, No. 2, December, 2016
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
International Islamic University, Islamabad and International Islamic University, Islamabad
Downloads 1,170
10.

Jewish Persecutions and Weather Shocks: 1100-1800

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 13-06
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Dearborn, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,130
11.

Ethnic Polarization, Potential Conflict, and Civil Wars

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper 770
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Economics and Business (DEB) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
Downloads 1,111
12.

Financial Stability: The Significance and Distinctiveness of Islamic Banking in Malaysia

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 555
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Kingston University - Economics
Downloads 1,029
13.

Trade, Institutions and Religious Tolerance: Evidence from India

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 2004
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business

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14.

Sukuk Securities, Their Definitions, Classification and Pricing Issues

Mohamed Ariff, Meysam Safari and Shamsher Mohamad, (2012), Sukuk Securities, Their Definitions, Classification and Pricing Issues. In M. Ariff, M. Iqbal & S. Mohamed (Eds.), The Islamic Debt Market for Sukuk Securities: The Theory and Practice of Profit Sharing Investment (pp. 11-41), Cheltenham
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Bond University, SEGi University and University Putra Malaysia - Graduate School of Management
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15.

Terrorism and the Media

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8497
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Western Australia
Downloads 889
16.

Self-Interest, Homo Islamicus and Some Behavioral Assumptions in Islamic Economics and Finance

International Journal of Excellence in Islamic Banking and Finance, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 52-79, January 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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17.

Religion and Entrepreneurship

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-075
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Max Planck Institute of Economics and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Economics
Downloads 869
18.

The Bishops and the Corporate Stakeholder Debate

Villanova Journal of Law and Investment Management
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jun 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Stipulation of Excess in Understanding and Misunderstanding Riba: The Al-Jassas Link

Arab Law Quarterly, Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 285-316, 2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2019
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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20.

Religion, Economic Attitudes, and Household Finance

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 64, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 May 2009 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Finance and HEC Paris - Finance Department
Downloads 822
21.

The Impact of Religion on the Going Concern Reporting Decisions of Local Audit Practice Offices

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 29 May 2015
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University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy, Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting and Texas A&M University
Downloads 766
22.

Losing My Religion: The Effects of Religious Scandals on Religious Participation and Charitable Giving

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2015
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Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis and Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Downloads 715
23.

Religion, Culture, and Economic Performance

Institute for International Economics Working Paper No. 03-8
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics

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24.

Believe, But Verify? - The Effect of Market Structure on Corruption In Religious Organizations

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics

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25.

Comparison of Islamic Banks with Conventional Banks: Evidence from an Emerging Market

Asian Finance Association (AsianFA) 2015 Conference Paper, Aman, A., Sharif, S., & Arif, I. (2016). Comparison of Islamic Banks with Conventional Banks: Evidence from an Emerging Market. Journal of Management Sciences, 3(1), 13-22
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
IQRA University, Institute of Business Administration, Karachi and Iqra University
Downloads 673
26.

Does Local Religiosity Impact Corporate Social Responsibility?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 16 May 2012
Working Paper Series
Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting, Florida State University - Department of Accounting, University of Nebraska at Lincoln - School of Accountancy and Texas A&M University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 667
27.

Local Religious Beliefs and Mutual Fund Risk-Taking Behaviors

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Finance, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Finance and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 641
28.

Of Religion and Redemption: Evidence from Default on Islamic Loans

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2012-014, European Banking Center Discussion Paper No. 2012-008
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Finance, Central Bank of Oman and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance

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29.

Why Ethnic Fractionalization? Polarization, Ethnic Conflict and Growth

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper No. 660
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
Downloads 621
30.

The Economic Impact of Islam on Developing Nations

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
Swarthmore College
Downloads 597
31.

The Corporate Governance of Benedictine Abbeys: What can Stock Corporations Learn from Monasteries?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 May 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - Institute for Organization and Administrative Science, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Basel and CREMA
Downloads 568
32.

A Critical Legal Pluralist Analysis of the Begum Case

Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 4/2011
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Reading
Downloads 564
33.

Dalits in India: From Marginalisation to Inclusion

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
St. Aloysius Evening College
Downloads 553
34.

Intelligent Design and the First Amendment: A Response

Washington University Law Quarterly, Forthcoming, Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 05-16
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Boston University School of Law
Downloads 540
35.

The Long-Term Effects of Protestant Activities in China

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Peking University - Guanghua School of Management, Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
Downloads 538
36.

Islamic Finance: An Alternative Financial System for Stability, Equity, and Growth

PSL Quarterly Review, Vol. 67, No. 268, pp. 9-54, anno 2014
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of International Business and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - African Department
Downloads 532
37.

Religion, Culture and Economic Performance

KDI School of Pub Policy & Management Paper No. 03-13
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 17 Feb 2004
Working Paper Series
Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics

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38.

Religion and the Gender Wage Gap: A U.S. State-Level Study

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Feb 2016
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Mississippi State University - Department of Finance and Economics and University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
Downloads 512
39.

Earthly Reward to the Religious: Religiosity and the Cost of Public and Private Debt

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University at Buffalo - School of Management, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Iowa and University of Iowa - Department of Finance
Downloads 507
40.

Happiness and Religion

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5437
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
Brunel University - Department of Economics and Finance and Istanbul University
Downloads 478
41.

Economics and Religion

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4868
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
George Washington University
Downloads 471
42.

Islamic Finance and Conventional Financial Systems - Market Trends, Supervisory Perspectives and Implications for Central Banking Activity

Bank of Italy Occasional Paper No. 73
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 08 Dec 2010
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy, European Union - European Commission, Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
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Considering Secularism

RECOGNIZING RELIGION IN A SECULAR SOCIETY, p. 83, Douglas Farrow ed., McGill Queens Press, 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Notre Dame Australia
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Sukuk Securities and Conventional Bonds: Evidence of Significant Differences

Pertanika Journal of Social Science and Humanities, 21 (2): 621-638 (2013)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Bond University, SEGi University and University Putra Malaysia - Graduate School of Management
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45.

Accidental Atheists? Agent-Based Explanations for the Persistence of Religious Regionalism

Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and Clemson University - John E. Walker Department of Economics
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46.

Spirituality and Leadership

Proceedings of National Conference on Transformational Leadership and Beyond, ed. Sharma, C. S. and Singh, R. K. (2013) Excel India Publishers, New Delhi, pp. 14-27, ISBN – 978-93-82880-26-4,
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Delhi - Department of Commerce, Faculty of Commerce and Business, Delhi School of Economics and Department of Commerce, Ramanujan College, University of Delhi
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Notes Towards a (Re)Definition of the 'Secular'

University of British Columbia Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 520, 2000
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Notre Dame Australia
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Embracing Morals in Economics: The Role of Internal Moral Constraints in a Market Economy

Stringham, Edward Peter. 2011. “Embracing Morals in Economics: The Role of Internal Moral Constraints in a Market Economy.” Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 78(1-2) April: 98-109.,
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Trinity College
Downloads 384
49.

Finance as Worship: A Survey of Islamic Finance Research

CEIF Discussion Paper (4/2017)
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 15 May 2017
Working Paper Series
King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 366
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Quantitative World System Studies Contradict Current Islamophobia: World Political Cycles, Global Terrorism, and World Development

Turkish Journal of International Relations, Vol. 6, No. 1 & 2, Spring-Summer 2007
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 29 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Innsbruck - Department of Political Science
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