was keynote speaker in International Seminar held on "Islamic
Finance and Its Global Challenges" at University Islam Sultan
Agung (UNISULLA) in Semarang, Indonesia, on May 11, 2011. This
seminar was specially held to commemorate a centennial celebration
of Syafrudin Prawiranegara whose thought had significantly influenced
the Indonesian Monetary philosophy and Islamic Economic Development.
Mr. Prawiranegara was the first governor of Indonesian Central
Bank after Indonesian independence from Dutch colonialization.
His main philosophy was that economics were rooted in Al-Qur'an
with the best practice in Sunnah. This philosophy is also practiced
by the current governor of Indonesian Central Bank, (Bank Indonesia),
Prof. Dr. Darmin Nasution who strongly supported the one day seminar.
The invitation was extended to me by the President of UNISULLA
Prof. Dr. Laode M. Kamaluddin.
was International Guest Lecturer on two simultaneous occasions:
the first one the seminar on "The Islamic Economic and Finance
in the Globalization Era of Moslem Countries" and the other
launching of "Center for International Islamic Economics
Studies" (CIIES) by Dean of Faculty of Economics and Business,
Airlangga University, Surabaya, Indonesia.
The invitation was extended to me by Prof. Dr. H. Suroso Imam
Zadjuli, SE, Senior Lecturer of the Faculty of Economics &
Business and Postgraduate Program of Airlangga University, Surabaya.
Integrating Money in Capital Theory: A Legal Perspective (2006)
Islamic Leasing and
its Impact on Islamic Banking in Iran
A Paper Presented at International Conference on Islamic Leasing
Joman Al-Khaleej Center for Islamic Finance Consultancy, Kuwait
Banking: A Last Ditch to Save Capitalism (2004)
IRRs in Islamic Banking and Zero Cost of Capital (2003)
The Role of a Central Bank in an Islamic Banking A Paper Presented
at the Conference on Islamic Banking at the Bank of England (2002)
Analytical Review of Islamic Banking as Practiced in Iran (1998)
Resource Mobilization for
Government Expenditures through Islamic Modes of Contract: The
Case of Iran (1995)
Considerations on the Size of the Public Sector in the Islamic
Republic of Iran (1988)