Foyasal Khan

Foyasal Khan
MOMODa Foundation · Research

Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

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Introduction
Foyasal Khan has achieved his PhD in Economics from International Islamic University Malaysia. Khan does research in Economics and Islamic Economics. Their most recent publication is 'The role of cash waqf in the development of Islamic higher education in Bangladesh'.
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January 2013 - October 2017
International Islamic University Malaysia
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  • PhD Student

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Islamic Moral Economy (IME) rests on the idea of justice, goodness and fairness, and the social interest within the community. It provides a basic framework and moral-oriented principles to ensure the sustainability of economic development. In economics when contracts are formulated and signed, they are subjected to unexpected changes. Some issues...
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Purpose This paper aims to investigate the effectiveness of Qard-al-Hasan (QH) or interest-free loan in reducing multidimensional poverty through examining Fael Khair Waqf (FKW) program as a case. Design/methodology/approach A Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) approach has been used in this study, which was conducted over 1,600 households inclu...
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Over the last three decades, Bangladesh has made substantial progress in economic growth and social development. In this development achievement, the role of women's involvement in economic activities cannot be overemphasized. Female labor force participation has increased significantly, and women’s presence is visible in almost all sectors of the...
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We are currently living in one of the worst periods in human history due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Thousands of people are dying and millions of people from different parts of the world are being affected every day. The global economic wheel has come to a standstill as economic activities have declined due to imposed lockdowns and travel bans. Mi...
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CHALLENGED LIVES Autism is on the increase worldwide. The United Nations and many other organizations are taking steps to find answers and create gainful employment for autism sufferers.
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This paper investigates the likely impact of Covid-19 on private higher educational institutions (PHEIs) in Bangladesh. To conduct the study, a qualitative approach has been employed based on interviewing 8 educationists and 2 students on three key areas: general impact assessment; teaching and learning; and future impact of COVID-19 on PHEIs. The...
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Purpose – This paper aims to study whether Muslim philanthropy is Autism Aware. The purpose of this paper is to assess the potentials of Zakat Funds in the provision of health care services of autistic children and funding autism research. Design/methodology/approach – This is mainly a desk review of academic, peer-reviewed literature as well as re...
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Islamic economic system centrally focuses on socioeconomic justice and overall welfare of the society especially the bottom of the pyramid segment. Qard-al-Hassan, alongside zakat and sadaqah, is one of the instruments of redistribution of income and wealth from the rich to the poor in Islam. In 2007, Bangladesh struck by super cyclone SIDR, leavin...
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The deadline of achieving Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) has ended in 2015 and now the world is targeting to realize another set of comprehensive Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) between 2016 and 2030. The 2015 MDGs progress report by the Planning Commission’s General Economics Division (GED) claims that Bangladesh has recorded remarkable...
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This paper is about "Qard Hasana: A tool for Poverty Alleviation in an Islamic Economy" কল্যাণমূলক অর্থনীতির একটি অন্যতম দর্শন ও কর্মকৌশল হলো দারিদ্র্য বিমোচন করে সমাজে সাম্য প্রতিষ্ঠা করা। একটি কল্যাণমূলক অর্থনীতি হিসেবে ইসলামি অর্থব্যবস্থার নানারকম কর্মসূচি যেমন: জাকাত, উশর, ফিতরাহ, ওয়াকফ, কর্জে হাসানা ইত্যাদির সফল বাস্তবায়নই দারিদ্র্যমুক্ত বি...
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Bangladesh is the third largest Muslim nations by population where madrasah (religious institutions) is still the main provider of Islamic higher education. The history madrasah education dated back to the thirteen century when Bengal was conquered by Muslim. From that time, Madrasah education was largely funded by waqf and it was absolutely free....
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Poverty alleviation has become a buzzword in Bangladesh over the last three decades. Bangladesh has so far implemented five Five-Year Plans and one Two-Year Plan and a Three-Year PRSP Rolling Plan to accelerate economic growth and poverty reduction. Although the intensity of poverty has lessened to some extent, its depth and severity still persist....
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Every year numbers of safety net programs are undertaken by every government to reduce income uncertainty and variability, maintain a minimum standard of living and redistribute income from the rich to the poor. During the last two decades, the government of Bangladesh has been pursuing a number of social safety net programs such as cash transfer p...

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For my research on the role of religion in sustainable development (SD) require to have expert interviews (qualitative) to validate the research. I need your suggestions on the criteria of key informants. How to validate qualitative interviews and how to develop questions for the interview? My proposition is : religion can positively contribute to achieve SD.

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