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AFF 505

Islamic Finance

This course is designed to give students an overview of Islamic Finance. We define the basic concepts underlying Islamic Finance. We compare Islamic Finance to conventional Finance, both in theory and in practice. We also introduce students to the tools used in Islamic Finance and look at the growth and spread of Islamic Finance around the world. Finally we look briefly at the regulation and governance of actors and institutions in the field.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

AFF 310

Antirequisites

FIN 205

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

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