Political Economy of Islam

Reformation and Development in the Muslim World

Islamicity Indices as Benchmark

Authors: Askari, Hossein, Mohammadkhan, Hossein, Mydin, Liza

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  • Suggests thoughts on developing governments—effective institutions and a clear and transparent path to effective human and economic development
  • Provides Muslim countries a benchmark for their individual development and for the progress in institution building and policies 
  • Helps to develop the institutional structure for effective economic, social and political reform  
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This book explores how the recent development of Muslim countries as a group has fallen far short of non-Muslim countries, which, some have concluded, may be a result of Islamic teachings. The authors examine Muslim countries over time, viewing their progression on the Islamicity scale. They assess why some countries have done better than others, and to derive useful policy recommendations to improve political, social, human, governance and economic performance. 

About the authors

Hossein Askari is Iran Professor of International Business and International Affairs, George Washington University, USA. 
Hossein Mohammadkhan is Business Analyst at Astegic Inc., Virginia, USA.
Liza Mydin served as Vice President of Compliance at Al Rajhi Bank Malaysia and was part of the Global Islamic Finance advisory team at Pricewaterhouse Coopers. 

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Reformation and Development in the Muslim World
Book Subtitle
Islamicity Indices as Benchmark
Authors
Series Title
Political Economy of Islam
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-56026-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-56026-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-56025-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-85806-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 194
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