The Economic Significance of Waqf: A Macro Perspective

Budiman, Mochammad Arif and Kusuma, Dimas Bagus Wiranata (2011) The Economic Significance of Waqf: A Macro Perspective. In: 8th International Conference on Tawhidi Methodology Applied to Islamic Microenterprise Development to Alleviate Poverty and to Achieve Social Wellbeing, January 6-8, Jakarta.

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There has been an accusation among few scholars blaming that the institution of waqf could not any longer perform its economic role in the modern times. Instead of being a vital institution as it had been played at pre-modern era, waqf nowadays seems to be an impediment to the development in most of Islamic countries. This paper therefore is meant to clarify such an accusation and attempts to point out the economic significance of waqf in the context of modern economy

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: waqf, government role, income distribution, poverty, revitalization
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Divisions: Jurusan Akuntansi > D4 ALKS
Depositing User: Dr. Mochammad Arif Budiman
Date Deposited: 31 Dec 2019 05:37
Last Modified: 31 Dec 2019 05:37

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