ECON 617-Islamic Economics

ECON 617-ISLAMIC ECONOMICS (3Crs.):

This course will analyze the economic rationale of Islamic values and Islamic laws in analyzing economic activities. It will examine how Islam has contributed several alternative values to business and economic policies in several Muslim countries.  Students will gain an insight into how Islam can be considered as a universal system that can be applied to economic policies, business strategies and government regulations. Students will gain a unique perspective into how Islamic values make a significant contribution to a dynamic understanding of the international business climate.  This subject will also arm students with the skills to understand and apply the elements of Islamic economics to economic and business policies.