Abdul Rafay

University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan

C-II

Johar Town

Lahore, Punjab 54770

Pakistan

http://www.umt.edu.pk

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Problems and Issues in Transformation from Conventional Banking to Islamic Banking: Literature Review for the Need of a Comprehensive Framework for a Smooth Change

City University Research Journal, 5(2). 315-326, 2015
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Abdul Rafay and Ramla Sadiq
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics
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Framework, Islam, Islamic Banking, Regulatory Standards, Transformation

Mirror Up to Leadership and Strategic Human Resource Management: An Exploratory Account

Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, Vol. 2, No. 10, 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Mar 2011
Dr. Rana Zamin Abbas and Abdul Rafay
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan and University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan
Downloads 217 (140,199)

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Leadership, Strategy, Existentialism, Constructionism, Sustainable Competitive Advantage

Mirror Up to Leadership and Strategic Human Resource Management: An Exploratory Account

Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, Vol. 2, No. 10, February 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2012
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan, Superior University Lahore, University of the Punjab (PU) - Hailey College of Commerce and University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan
Downloads 65 (346,658)
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Leadership, Strategy, Existentialism, Constructionism, Sustainable Competitive Advantage

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Earnings Management through Deferred Taxes Recognized under IAS 12: Evidence from Pakistan

Lahore Journal of Business Vol 03 No. 1 Apr - Sep 2014
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2015
Abdul Rafay and Muhammad Ajmal
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Deferred Taxation, Earnings, IFRS, IAS-12

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A Study of Strategic Orientations, Pakistani Brands and Implications

Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, Vol. 2, No. 10, February 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Mar 2011
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan, University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of the Punjab (PU)
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Strategic orientation, Market orientation, Propositions, Pakistani brands

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An Exploratory Study of SHRM Practices in Developing Countries: A Case of Public Sector Organization GSP - With Reference to John Mcauley's Perspectives

Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, Vol. 2, No. 11, 2011
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan, University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of the Punjab (PU) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Exploratory Study , SHRM practices , Developing Countries, Case , Public Sector Organization, John McAuley s Perspectives

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Causal Relationship between Macroeconomic Variables: Evidence from Developing Economy

Journal of Contemporary Issues in Business Research, Vol. 3, No. 2, 88-99, 2014
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2015
Abdul Rafay, Farah Naz and Saman Rubab
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, Kinnaird College for Women and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan
Downloads 161 (184,054)
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Inflation; KSE 100 index; Interest Rate; Exchange Rate; Consumer Price Index; Imports; Exports

Exploring the Issues and New Insights of Global Branding and Strategic Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): A Case of Pakistani Organizations

African Journal of Business Management Vol. 6(33), pp. 9381-9387, 22 August, 2012
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Sep 2012
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Global Branding, Strategic CSR, Pakistani Brands, Pakistani Organizations

Exploring the Issues and New Insights of Global Branding and Strategic Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): A Case of Pakistani Organizations

African Journal of Business Management, Vol. 6(33), pp. 9381-9387, 2012
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Sep 2012
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Global Branding, Strategic CSR, Pakistani Brands, Pakistani Organizations

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Modern Financial Management in Focus

The Pakistan Accountant, March-August 2006
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Mar 2011
Abdul Rafay
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Financial management, MVA, EVA, CFROI

Dynamic Relationship between Islamic Banking System and Real Economic Activity: Evidence from Pakistan

Journal of King Abdulaziz University: Islamic Economics, Vol. 30, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 31 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2018
Abdul Rafay and Saqib Farid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Islamic Banking, Islamic Deposits, Islamic Financing and Investments, LSMI Index, IRF, VDC, Economic Activity

Dynamic Relationship between Islamic Banking System and Real Economic Activity: Evidence from Pakistan

Rafay, A. & Farid, S. (2017). Dynamic Relationship between Islamic Banking System and Real Economic Activity: Evidence from Pakistan. Journal of King Abdulaziz University, Islamic Economics, 30(2), 97-116.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Jul 2017
Abdul Rafay and Saqib Farid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Islamic Banking, Islamic Deposits, Islamic Financing and Investments, LSMI Index, IRF, VDC, Economic Activity

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Managing the Gap between Actual and Target Capital Structure: An Evidence from Pakistan

Journal of Management and Research, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Apr 2015
Abdul Rafay, Usman Gilani and Farrukh Ijaz
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Leeds – Division of Accounting and Finance and University of Management and Technology
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Capital Structure, Adjustment Speed, Panel Data, GMM Estimation, Market Debt Ratio

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Investigating the Performance of Islamic Mutual Funds: Evidence from an Emerging Economy

Rafay, A., Gilani, U. J., & Izhar, M.A. (2017). Investigating the Performance of Islamic Mutual Funds: Evidence from an Emerging Economy. City University Research Journal, 7(2), 234-241.
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Jul 2017
Abdul Rafay, Usman Gilani and Muhammad Izhar
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Leeds – Division of Accounting and Finance and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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ARCH, GARCH, KSE, mutual funds, Shariah, NAV, KMI-30, KSE-30

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An Analysis of Oil Price Volatility Using VAR: Evidence from Pakistan

Lahore Journal of Business, 4(1), 23-36, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2015
Abdul Rafay and Saqib Farid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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vector autoregression, gross domestic product, wholesale price index, large scale manufacturing index, oil price volatility

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Fragmentation of Islamic Financial Products – An Exploratory Study of Islamic Schools of Thought

Rafay, A., Sadiq, R. & Ajmal, M. M. (2016). Fragmentation of Islamic Financial Products – An Exploratory Study of Islamic Schools of Thought. Abasyn Journal of Social Sciences, Special Issue, 48-61.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Abdul Rafay, Ramla Sadiq and Muhammad Ajmal
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Fragmentation, Islamic banking and finance, Jurisprudence, Madhahib, Schools of thought, Framework

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Financial Integration in Money Markets: Evidence from SAARC Region

Rafay, A. & Farid, S. (2017). Financial Integration in Money Markets: Evidence from SAARC Region. DLSU Business and Economics Review, 25(2), 87-114.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 May 2017
Abdul Rafay and Saqib Farid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Interest rates, SAARC, Money Markets, Monetary Union, Co-integration, IRF, VDC

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The Effect of IAS-24 Disclosures on Governance Mechanisms and Ownership Structures in Pakistan

Rafay, A., Sadiq, R. & Ajmal, M. M. (2016). The Effect of IAS-24 Disclosures on Governance Mechanisms and Ownership Structures in Pakistan. Lahore Journal of Business, 5(1), 15-36.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Feb 2017
Abdul Rafay, Ramla Sadiq and Muhammad Ajmal
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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IAS-24, IFRS, Related Party Transactions, Ownership Structures, Conflict of Interest, Governance

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Volatility Modeling for Spot and Futures of Crude Oil – Evidence from Pakistan

Abasyn Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 8, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Dec 2015
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Leeds – Division of Accounting and Finance, Massey University and UMT
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Asymmetry, Crude Oil, EGARCH, Shock Persistence, Volatility

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X-Efficiency in Banking Industry – Evidence from South Asian Economy

Rafay, A., Sadiq, R. & Mohsan, T. (2016). X-Efficiency in Banking Industry – Evidence from South Asian Economy. Global Management Journal for Academic & Corporate Studies, 6(1), 25-36.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Aug 2016
Abdul Rafay, Ramla Sadiq and Tahseen Khan
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics and (UMT) University of Management and Technology (Pakistan)
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Banks, DEA, Non-Parametric, X-Efficiency

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Banking Competition and Stability: Evidence from Inter-Continental Markets

Rafay, A. & Gilani, U. J. (2016). Banking Competition and Stability: Evidence from Inter-continental Markets. DLSU Business and Economics Review, 25(2),24-40
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Abdul Rafay and Usman Gilani
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Leeds – Division of Accounting and Finance
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Adjustment Speed, Banking, Competition, H-Statistics, Partial adjustment model

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'Capital Investment Anomaly' and 'Accruals Anomaly': Independent Or Inter-Dependent? – Evidence from South Asia

Rafay, A., Sadiq, R. & Ahmed, S. (2017). Capital Investment Anomaly and Accruals Anomaly: Independent or Inter-dependent? - Evidence from South Asia. Jurnal Pengurusan, 50, 111-122.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2017
Abdul Rafay, Ramla Sadiq and Shahzeb Ahmed
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics and Independent
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Accruals Anomaly, Capital Investment Anomaly, India, Pakistan, Sector Analysis

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Self Sustainability of SME Banks - A Myth or Reality? Evidence From Selected Developing Economies Across Asia

Rafay, A., Ajmal, M. & Khalid, Z. (2017). Self Sustainability of SME Banks - A Myth or Reality? Evidence from Selected Developing Economies across Asia. SMEDA Research Journal, 3(1), 64-74.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
Abdul Rafay, Muhammad Ajmal and Zunera Khalid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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SME, Assets, Portfolio, Sustainability, Deposits, Debt, Equity, ROA

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Preface: FinTech as a Disruptive Technology for Financial Institutions

Rafay, A. (2019). FinTech as a Disruptive Technology for Financial Institutions. PA: IGI Publishing, USA. [ISBN13: 9781522578055; ISBN10: 1522578056; EISBN13: 9781522578062; DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7805-5 ]
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 May 2019
Abdul Rafay
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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FinTech, Financial Institutions

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The Primacy of Innovation in Strategic Financial Management Understanding the Impact of Innovation and Performance on Capital Structure

Nosheen, S., Sadiq, R. & Rafay, A. (2016). The Primacy of Innovation in Strategic Financial Management-Understanding the Impact of Innovation and Performance on Capital Structure: Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology (ICMIT), Thailand.
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Oct 2016
S. Nosheen, Ramla Sadiq and Abdul Rafay
University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics and University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Capital structure, Innovation, Leverage, Profitability, R&D investment

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Analyzing the Impact of Credit Ratings on Firm Performance and Stock Returns: An Evidence From Taiwan

Rafay, A., Chen, Y., Naeem, M.A.B & Ijaz, M. (2018). Analyzing the impact of Credit Ratings on Firm Performance and Stock Returns: An Evidence from Taiwan. Iranian Economic Review, 22(3), 767-786.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Oct 2018
Abdul Rafay, Yang Chen, Muhammad Naeem and Maham Ijaz
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, Equity Institute, Massey University and Government College University - Department of Business Administration
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TRC, TSE, Credit Ratings, Stock Returns, Performance, Ordered Probit Model, Tobin’s Q

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Maqasid-Al-Shari‘Ah vs. Contemporary Islamic Banking and Finance: The Case of Pakistan

Rafay, A. & Farid, S. (2017). Maqasid-al-Shari‘ah vs. Contemporary Islamic Banking and Finance:The Case of Pakistan. Journal of Islamic Thought and Civilization, 7(2), 41-51.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2018
Abdul Rafay and Saqib Farid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Islamic Banking, Maqasid-al-shari‘ah, Qur’ān, Sunnah, Pakistan, Risk

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Pricing of Bai Salam: An Analytical Perspective

Ajmal, M.M., Rafay, A. & Sadiq, R. (2017). Pricing of Bai Salam: An Analytical Perspective. International Journal of Business & Society, 18(S1), 167-176.
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Sep 2017
Muhammad Ajmal, Abdul Rafay and Ramla Sadiq
University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics
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Bai Salam; ra’s al-mal; al-musallam alayhi; al-musallam fihi

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Revaluation of Non-Current Assets Under IAS-16: Possibility of Any Managerial Inducement: Evidence From a South Asian Economy

Rafay, A., Yasser, F., & Khalid, Z. (2019). Revaluation of Non-Current Assets under IAS-16: Possibility of any Managerial inducement - Evidence from a South Asian Economy. DLSU Business and Economics Review, 29(1), 93-105
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Jul 2019
Abdul Rafay, Farah Yasser and Zunera Khalid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Information asymmetry, Leverage, Non-Current Assets, Political costs, Revaluation

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Competitive Environment in Banking Industry: Evidence from an Emerging Economy

Rafay, A. & Farid, S. (2018). Competitive Environment in Banking Industry: Evidence from an Emerging Economy. Business and Economic Review, 10(3), 65-84
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Jan 2019
Abdul Rafay and Saqib Farid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Banking competition, H-statistic, PR Model

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Islamic Banking System: A Credit Channel of Monetary Policy – Evidence from an Emerging Economy

Rafay, A. & Farid, S. (2019). Islamic Banking System: A Credit Channel of Monetary Policy – Evidence from an Emerging Economy. Economic Research, 32(1), 742-754.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 May 2019
Abdul Rafay and Saqib Farid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan
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Islamic banks, Islamic deposits, Large Scale Manufacturing Index (LSMI), Monetary policy, IRF, VDC

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Shariah Supervisory Board Report (SSBR) in Islamic Banks: An Experimental Study of Investors’ Perception and Behavior

Rafay, A. & Farid, S. (2018). Shariah Supervisory Board Report (SSBR) in Islamic Banks: An experimental study of Investors’ perception and behaviour. International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management, 11(2), 274-296.
Posted: 09 May 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2018
Abdul Rafay and Saqib Farid
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan

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Behavior, Perception, Experiment, Impression management, Shariah Supervisory Board, Belief adjustment model

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Synergy for Sustainability in the Upcoming Telecommunications Revolution: The Case of a Developing Economy

Rafay, A. & Khan, A. (2018). Synergy for sustainability in the upcoming telecommunication revolution: The Case of a developing economy. In Borchers, A. (Ed.) Technology Management in Organizational and Societal Contexts (Chapter 3: pp. 51-76). PA: IGI Publishing, USA
Posted: 30 Mar 2018
Abdul Rafay and Arsala Khan
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan

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Uniform Framework for Sukuk Al-Ijarah – A Proposed Model for All Madhahib

Journal of Islamic Accounting and Business Research, 8(4), 420-454, 2017
Posted: 03 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2017
Abdul Rafay, Ramla Sadiq and Muhammad Ajmal
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan

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Islamic Financial Instruments, Islamic Fiqh, Madhahib, Regulatory Standards, Sukuk al-Ijarah, Uniform Framework.

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Structural Mix of Credit Portfolios in Islamic Banking System: Evidence from a South Asian Economy

Rafay, A., Mohsan, T. & Sadiq, R. (2017). Structural Mix of Credit Portfolios in Islamic Banking System: Evidence from a South Asian Economy. In Mutum, D., Butt, M.M. & Rashid, M. (Eds.) Advances in Islamic Finance, Marketing, and Management: An Asian Perspective (pp.187-213). London: Emerald
Posted: 12 Jan 2017
Abdul Rafay, Tahseen Khan and Ramla Sadiq
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan, (UMT) University of Management and Technology (Pakistan) and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan - School of Business and Economics

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Islamic banking, credit portfolios, Pakistan, equity, investments, risk

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Shift Towards Next Generation Networks (NGNs) for Sustainability: Evidence from an Emerging Economy

Rafay, A. & Khan, A. (2016). Shift from Next Generation Networks (NGNs) for sustainability. Journal of Cases on Information Technology, 18(3), 1-19.
Posted: 10 Dec 2016
Abdul Rafay and Arsala Khan
University of Management & Technology (UMT), Pakistan and University of Management and Technology (UMT), Pakistan

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4G, Abu Dhabi Group, ARPU, Cellular, GSM, LTE, MNP, Networks, NGN, Pakistan, PTA, SIM, Technology, Telecommunication, WARID