Shariah Compliant International Entrepreneurship: A Study of Islamic Finance in Europe

Vahid Jafari Sadeghi*, Paolo Pietro Biancone

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Islam is the second largest religion in the world. Muslims are the target of most of the homeland and foreign businesses in their market. Islamic finance is also is an international solution to promote the entrepreneurship. The objective of this paper is to explore the international entrepreneurship from Islamic view. This study argues shariah-compliant entrepreneurship in international context. For doing so, we explore entrepreneurship in Islam, offer potential opportunities for conducting Islamic-oriented business and investigate the performance European countries in Islamic finance and entrepreneurship.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages8
JournalEuropean Journal of Islamic Finance
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2017

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Copyright (c) 2017 Vahid Jafari Sadeghi, Paolo Pietro Biancone. Creative Commons License - This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.


  • International Entrepreneurship
  • Islamic Finance
  • Internationalization
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Shariah


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