Maryam Saeed discusses the constraints in Islamic insurance (takāful) and its impact on the performance of takāful operators in “Challenges of Islamic Insurance (Takaful) Globally,”COMSATS Journal of Islamic Finance, 2019. (This article was also featured in this week’s issue of SSRN’s Islamic Law & Law of the Muslim World eJournal).
In “Islamic Financial Intermediation of Indonesian Economic Growth in 2003: Q1-2015: Q4,” published in the International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology, Raditya Sukmana, Khoirul Zadid Taqwa, and Tika Widiastuti assess the effects of Islamic financial performance in the intermediation function. The authors do so by examining representative Islamic banking instruments and the Islamic capital market (JII) on Indonesia’s economic growth from 2003 to 2015. (This article was also featured in this week’s issue of SSRN’s Islamic Law & Law of the Muslim World eJournal).