INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

IBUS-496
Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.

IBUS-496
001
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
FALL 2014

Course Level: Undergraduate

Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Islamic Finance in the Global Economy

This course provides students with an introduction and overview of the principles of Islamic finance and its evolution over the centuries with emphasis on the last four decades. The different products are presented and discussed with reference to the modern conventional products in the marketplace. Coverage of the current Islamic capital markets and the institutions that are the major players in that market is undertaken. Issues related to insurance, accounting and auditing, and ethical concepts are covered. Prerequisite: upper-division standing.