Tag Archives: Climate Change

Economics and Pro-Social Behaviour

Salman Ahmed Shaikh A great number of empirical studies now challenge the position of conceptualising human behaviour only in the framework of a rational, utility-maximizing homo-economicus. Yet, this framework is used for the purpose of simplicity and tractability in situations … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Articles on Islamic Economics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Islam and Environment Economics

Salman Ahmed Shaikh Economic choices influenced by animalistic instincts in an ethically neutral framework have not only resulted in huge disparity in distribution of income, wealth and standard of living, but, as we now realize, it has also resulted in … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Articles on Islamic Economics | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment