Category: Financial Intermediation


Salman Ahmed Shaikh Islamic finance can help in enabling access to financial services for people who want Islamic financial services. The key question is that can Islamic finance also provide access to financial services to the bottom of the pyramid […]


Danial Pirani In modern times, interest is regarded as the base for the stability of an economy. Nearly all institutions are, in one way or the other, connected to the interest based transactions. Interest is considered as an incentive to […]


Salman Ahmed Shaikh The financial crisis of 2007-2009 and ongoing sovereign debt crisis in Europe has challenged the conventional wisdom. Massive levels of debt and consumption beyond means and speedy financial innovation with lax regulation has put major economies in […]