Economic Concepts of Ibn Taimiyah (Islamic Economics) by Abdul Azim Islahi
Economic Concepts of Ibn Taimiyah by Abdul Azim Islahi is the first book in English studying the economic thought of a great Islamic scholar. The invaluable contributions of Ibn Taimiyah to Fiqh, Kalam and other Shari’ah sciences are well known.
What this versatile genius has to say on the role of state in the economic , on public finance , money , interest , prices , partnership and profit-sharing and a host of other economic issues is repatriated and analyzed in their historical context .
A comparison of Ibn Taimiyah’s economic ideas with those of some medieval scholars in Europe , and a study of his influence on Islamic thinkers in later distinctive features of the work