Rafiqul Molla

International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)

Academic Adviser and Honorary Professor of Economics

College Road

Chittagong

Chittagong, 4318

Bangladesh

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

23

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

The Impacts of Agricultural Supports for Climate Change Adaptation: Farm Level Assessment Study on Paddy Farmers

Alam, M.M., Mohd Ekhwan, T., Siwar, C., Molla, R.I., and Talib, B. 2011. The Impacts of Agricultural Supports for Climate Change Adaptation: Farm Level Assessment Study on Paddy Farmers, American Journal of Environmental Sciences, Vol. 7(2), pp. 178-182. DOI: 10.3844/ajessp.2011.82.89
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia, National University of Malaysia (UKM), National University of Malaysia (UKM), International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and National University of Malaysia (UKM)
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Agricultural productivity, climate change, adaptation, paddy, rainfall variability, Agricultural Development Area (IADA), crop damages, agricultural activities, farm level assessment

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Socioeconomic Profile of Farmer in Malaysia: Study on Integrated Agricultural Development Area in North-West Selangor

Agricultural Economics and Rural Development (ISSN 1841-0375), Vol. 7(2), pp. 249-265, 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia, National University of Malaysia (UKM), University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia, International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and National University of Malaysia (UKM)
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Land ownership; Crop choice; Yield; Machineries; Dependency ratio; Paddy; Malaysia

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Socioeconomic Impacts of Climatic Change on Paddy Cultivation: An Empirical Investigation in Malaysia

Journal of Knowledge Globalization (ISSN 1938-7008), Vol. 3(2), pp.71-84, 2010
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia, National University of Malaysia (UKM), International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), National University of Malaysia (UKM) and National University of Malaysia (UKM)
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Climatic Change; Income Equality, Health Hazard; Agriculture; Paddy; Malaysia

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The Limitations of Microcredit for Promoting Microenterprises in Bangladesh

Economic Annals, Vol. 57(192), pp. 41-53, 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Md. Mahmudul Alam and Rafiqul Molla
Universiti Utara Malaysia and International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)
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Grameen Bank, microcredit, microenterprise, subsistence, poverty alleviation, stereotype

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Mainstreaming Third-Sector Economics by Adopting Islamic Principles of Entrepreneurship

Molla, R.I., Alam, M.M. 2011. Mainstreaming Third-Sector Economics by Adopting Islamic Principles of Entrepreneurship. Dialogue & Alliance, 25 (2): 33-46.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2017
Rafiqul Molla and Md. Mahmudul Alam
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and Universiti Utara Malaysia
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Third Sector Economics; Islamic Entrepreneurship; Social Justice; Inequality; Islamic Economics; Economic Growth and Development, Community-Centric

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Processes and Achievements of Malaysia's Economic Globalization

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Jan 2017
Rafiqul Molla, Md. Mahmudul Alam and Md Wahid Murad
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), Universiti Utara Malaysia and University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia
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Economic globalization, deception of capitalist globalization, Malaysia-centric economic globalization, income convergence, income divergence

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Productivity and Efficiency Challenges of Microcredit Program in Bangladesh

Alam, M.M., and Molla, R.I. 2013. Productivity and Efficiency Challenges of Microcredit Program in Bangladesh, Centre for Research and Publication at International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC): Chittagong, Bangladesh.
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 01 Apr 2017
Md. Mahmudul Alam and Rafiqul Molla
Universiti Utara Malaysia and International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)
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A Third Sector-Led Economic Model: Scopes of Islamic Entrepreneurship

Molla, R.I., Alam, M.M. 2013. A Third Sector-Led Economic Model: Scopes for Islamic Entrepreneurship, American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, Vol. 30(1), pp. 73-91.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Rafiqul Molla and Md. Mahmudul Alam
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and Universiti Utara Malaysia
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Deceptive Game of Today's Capitalist Globalization: Evidence from Malaysia's Experience

Molla, R.I., Alam, M.M., and Murad, M.W. 2011. The Deceptive Game of Today’s Capitalist Globalization Evidence from Malaysia’s Experience. European Journal of East Asian Studies, 10(2): 169-180.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2017
Rafiqul Molla, Md. Mahmudul Alam and Md Wahid Murad
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), Universiti Utara Malaysia and University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia
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Economic Globalization, Capitalist Globalization, Neoliberalism, Fair Market, Economic Nationalism, Income Convergence, Industrial Competitiveness

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Microcredit - A More Credible Social than Economic Program In Bangladesh

Molla, R.I., and Alam, M.M. 2011. Microcredit - A More Credible Social than Economic Program in Bangladesh, Economics Bulletin, Vol. 31(2), pp. 1095-1104.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 28 Mar 2017
Rafiqul Molla and Md. Mahmudul Alam
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and Universiti Utara Malaysia
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Grameen Bank, microcredit, microenterprise, subsistent, poverty alleviation, stereotype, empowerment

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Global Population Stabilization Policy and Declining Work-Age Population Threat Global Economic Sustainability

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia, International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), Nanzan University and University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia
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Population growth; fertility rate; work-age population; dependency ratio; economic sustainability; zero-sum game; ‘child bearing habitual gap’; ‘work-age formation gap’; ‘slim-green’ life style

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Development Issues, Policies and Actions Selected Recent Works on Malaysia and Bangladesh

Molla, R.I., Murad, M.W., and Alam, M.M. 2013. Development Issues, Policies and Actions: Selected Recent Works on Malaysia and Bangladesh, jointly published by Publication Centre at Universiti Malaysia Perlis: Perlis, Malaysia and Research and Publication at International Islamic University Chittago
Number of pages: 163 Posted: 01 Apr 2017
Rafiqul Molla, Md Wahid Murad and Md. Mahmudul Alam
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia and Universiti Utara Malaysia
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Microentrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh: Achievements and Shortcomings

Alam, M.M., Molla, R.I., and Hossain, M.M. 2010. Microentrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh: Achievements and Shortcomings, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing: Saarbrucken, Germany
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Apr 2017
Md. Mahmudul Alam, Rafiqul Molla and Mohammad Hossain
Universiti Utara Malaysia, International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and Personal Social Responsibility Initiative (PSRi)
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microentrepreneurship, microenterprise, petty traders, poverty alleviation, MFIs, NGOs, microcredit

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Wisdom of Malaysia’s Guided Economic Globalization in the Milieu of Today’s Capitalist Globalization

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 May 2020
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Capitalist globalization, guided economic globalization, income convergence, inclusive globalization, Malaysia

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Inside Productivity of Microcredit in Bangladesh: A Surgical Analysis

Asian Economic and Financial Review, Vol. 2(3), pp. 478-490
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Md. Mahmudul Alam and Rafiqul Molla
Universiti Utara Malaysia and International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)
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Grameen Bank, microcredit, microenterprise, subsistent, poverty alleviation, economic-profit counting, accounting-profit counting, stereotype, empowerment

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A Reflection on Economics of Microcredit Borrowing in Rural Bangladesh

Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences, (ISSN 1946-8113), Vol. 18(1), pp. 227-241, 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2017
Rafiqul Molla and Md. Mahmudul Alam
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and Universiti Utara Malaysia
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Grameen Bank, Microcredit, Microenterprise, Imputed Labor Cost, Implicit Cost, Mudarabah, Investment Opportunity, Subsistence Level of Wages, Distressed Selling of Labor

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Climate Change Induced Adaptation by Paddy Farmers in Malaysia

Mitigation and Adaptation for Global Change, Vol. 17(2), pp. 173-186. DOI: 10.1007/s11027-0119319-5
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia, National University of Malaysia (UKM), National University of Malaysia (UKM), International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and National University of Malaysia (UKM)
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Agricultural Productivity; Climate change; Adaptation; Paddy; Malaysia

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Inside Story of Microcredit in Bangladesh An Empirical Investigation on the Role and Productivity

Alam, M.M., and Molla, R.I. 2011. Inside Story of Microcredit in Bangladesh: An Empirical Investigation of the Role and Productivity, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing: Saarbrucken, Germany.
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 01 Apr 2017
Md. Mahmudul Alam and Rafiqul Molla
Universiti Utara Malaysia and International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)
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Malaysia's Proactive Economic Zone Regime As a Model to Emulate For Success of Bangladesh Economic Zone Scheme

Alam, M.M., Molla, R.I., and Murad, M.W. 2014. Malaysia’s Proactive Economic Zone Regime as a Model to Emulate for Success of Bangladesh Economic Zone Scheme, Journal of Developing Areas. Vol. 48(2), pp. 399-407.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Mar 2017
Md. Mahmudul Alam, Rafiqul Molla and Md Wahid Murad
Universiti Utara Malaysia, International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) and University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia
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Economic zone, globalization, industrialization, Malaysia, Bangladesh Corresponding Author’s

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Paddy Farmers’ Adaptation Practices to Climatic Vulnerabilities in Malaysia

Mitigation and Adaptation for Global Change (ISSN 1381-2386), Vol. 16(7), 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Mar 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia, National University of Malaysia (UKM), International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), National University of Malaysia (UKM) and National University of Malaysia (UKM)
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Agricultural Sustainability; Climate Change; Climatic Vulnerability; Adaptation Technique; Farmer; Paddy; Malaysia

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A Paradox of World Population Stabilization Policy

Journal of Developing Areas (ISSN 0022-037X), Vol. 43(1), pp. 331-340, 2009
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Universiti Utara Malaysia, International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), Nanzan University and University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia
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Population growth, paradox, fertility rate, work-age population, dependency ratio, migration, environmental sustainability, environmental competency, economic sustainability, technological advancement, zero-sum game, 'child bearing habitual gap', 'work-age formation gap'

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Moralization of Modern Education for Serving the Purpose of Life

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 May 2020
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of South AustraliaUniversity of South Australia, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Malaya (UM) - Faculty of Economics & Administration (FEA)
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education, religion, moralization, religiousization, ‘quality with morality’, integration, peace, emotional blackmailing

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Questioning Bangladesh's Microcredit

Molla, R. I., Alam, M.M., and Wahid, A.N.M. 2008. Questioning Bangladesh's Microcredit. Challenge: the Magazine of Economic Affairs, 51(6): 113-121.
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Apr 2017
Rafiqul Molla, Md. Mahmudul Alam and Abu Wahid
International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC), Universiti Utara Malaysia and Tennessee State University
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Microlending, microcredit, microenterprise, implicit cost of labor, small business