An empirical examination of the Tight Monetary Policy (TMP) effects on the financing decisions of banks is of significance for an in-depth understanding of the Credit Channel of Monetary Policy (CC ... Read More

This study addresses the dynamic aspects of financial leverage in banking sector in Pakistan. Using theoretical and empirical insights, it aims to highlight the differences in leverage between Conve ... Read More

The legitimacy of Islamic banking refers to the compliance with the precepts of Shar¯ı‘ah (Islamic law) of the pronouncements and their implementation, requisites of various contracts, as well as, r ... Read More

In 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) launched All Shares Islamic Index in collaboration with Pakistan Stock Exchange to measure the performance of Shar¯ı‘ah compliant c ... Read More

This study attempts to investigate the behavior of non-financial ISL firms towards usage of TC. In line with the previous literature, it is hypothesized that ISL “Shar¯ı‘ah Compliant” indicates high ... Read More

Very few researchers have attempted to assess the impact of Islamic banking on both the demand and the supply sides of financial inclusion. Our study fills this gap by investigating 14 middle and 14 ... Read More

Shar¯ı‘ah objectives in relation to people are to secure interest of all and avert harm/hardship from them. These objectives have been taken care of in different Shar¯ı‘ah rulings. Regarding economi ... Read More

Banking system is the backbone of every modern economy. Role of Islamic banking is rising in economy of different countries. Meanwhile, criticism on Islamic finance is also rising with the passage o ... Read More

The purpose of this study is to investigate the impact of Human Resource (HR) practices on employees’ performance with moderating role of IWE. Self-administered questionnaires were distributed and da ... Read More

This paper investigates impact of two dimensions of brand equity i.e., brand image and brand awareness on the consumption patterns of¯al/h. ar¯am products when the consumers are aware of the Is ... Read More

The primary objective of the study is to investigate the Muslim consumers’ style inventory. An allied objective of this study is to test the reliability and validity of Consumer Style Inventory (CSI) ... Read More

This paper examines the controversy among modern Islamic jurists whether in case of any intangible damages (especially defamation), any monetary compensation (solatium) under Islamic law (Shar¯ı‘ah) ... Read More

The purpose of this paper is to introduce h. al¯al logo as a new marketing paradigm, which marketers use as a means of distinguishing their products and services in the competitive environment. This ... Read More

Reflecting on the impact of human activities on future sustainability has intensified the debate about the environment in recent years. Green investment, also called ethical investment, is considere ... Read More

Islamic banking facilitates Muslims to comply with their religious obligations while fulfilling their banking needs. Surprisingly, adoption of Islamic banking services remains low compared to conven ... Read More

The objective of this paper is to make an assessment of the competence of the members of Shar¯ı‘ah Boards of the Islamic Banking Institutions (IBIs) in terms of enabling and ensuring Shar¯ı‘ah compl ... Read More

The current practices in Money, Capital, Foreign Exchange and Securities markets, based on interest and short selling, stress upon using hedging instruments for risk management. Nevertheless, there ... Read More

While Zak¯ah has a significant effect on reducing income poverty, its impact on multidimensional poverty (deprivation in health, education, and living standard) has not been studied much. Since the ... Read More

This study focuses on issues in agricultural finance in Pakistan and suggests the use of bay‘ al-Salam, the forward contract as allowed in Islamic law of contracts. Despite vital importance, the agr ... Read More

This research intended to explore issues in the existing application of Salam and Istis.n¯a‘ by Islamic banks in Pakistan. For this purpose, the respective model agreements devised by the State Bank ... Read More

Seemingly, a formidable ethical challenge to financial reporting is the phenomenon of fallacious and discretional financial reporting as currently in practice. Such untruthful reporting intensified d ... Read More

In E-banking the customers’ role is critical and important. Their inclination towards e-banking is of high importance to the banks as well. This study explored the behaviour of individual customers ... Read More

Gossip at workplace can has serious implications for any organization. Knowing the reasons for existence of gossip can help in better management of gossip at workplace. This study examines the impac ... Read More

This research investigated perils of consumers’ skepticism towards online advertising and the remedial role of Islamic advertising ethics in overcoming the perils. To test the proposed hypotheses, d ... Read More

The advent of internet has enabled the marketers to expand their reach globally. But at the same time, it opens avenues for manipulative practices to the unknown customers by the unknown sellers. Co ... Read More

The objective of this study is to assess the impact of Islamic financing modes on employment through asset formation and value creation of Islamic Banking in Punjab, Pakistan. Data was collected fro ... Read More