4th International Islamic Economics and Finance Conference

In order to satisfy the need of institutional approach to Islamic Economics and Finance in Turkey and to carry the researches to a broader range made Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University to establish the International Research and Study Center of Islamic Economics and Finance (IZUISEFAM). This research center is the Turkey’s first center within the university that focuses on research in the field to satisfy the need of institutional approach and to carry the researches to a broader range.  
For all these purposes, the center is organizing the 4th International Islamic Economics and Finance Conference (IIEFC), in collaboration with “Participation Banks Association of Turkey (TKBB)” and “Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC)”.

The conference will take place from 15th to 16th July 2017 at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University, Istanbul, Turkey.  
Important Dates

Deadline for submission of abstracts: April 15, 2017

Notification of accepted abstracts: April 30, 2017

Deadline for submitting full papers: June 15, 2017

Registration deadline: June 20, 2017

Conference Date: July 15-16, 2017 
Conference Language

The conference accepts papers and presentations in Turkish, English and Arabic and if necessary, simultaneous translation will be provided. 
Best Paper Awards

The best three papers will be selected by the advisory board and granted for $300, $250, and $200 US Dollar respectively.  
Organizing Committee  

Ensari YÜCEL - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

Mustafa ÇAKIR - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University  

Zeynep Hafsa ORHAN - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

Mehmet ÇETİN - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University  


Ozan MARAŞLI - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University  

Muhammet B. TOPRAK - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

Eren YILDIRIM - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

M.Fuat KINA - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

Yaşar DESTANOĞLU - Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University 

Call for Papers  

The main topics of the Conference will be Islamic Economics and Finance which includes (but not limited to): 

- Islamic Economics and History

- Islamic Finance and Banking

- Islamic Insurance (Takaful)

- Islamic Financial Instruments

- Islamic Commercial Law 
Abstract Submission

All papers should be submitted to iefc@izu.edu.tr. Paper submissions must comply with the following guidelines:

- Paper must be in Microsoft Word format.  

- Abstract is recommended to be around 300 words.  

- Full tentative title of the manuscript must be included on the paper.  

- Names and surnames, the institution the author is associated with, her/his contact and e-mail addresses should also be specified.  
Paper Submissions

Authors whose first drafts have been accepted will be invited to submit final drafts based on the peer-reviewer’s recommendations for revision. Papers presented in the conference will be considered for possible publication in the Journal of Islamic Economics and Finance (JIEF).  

Conference registration should be made through the conference webpage at http://www.isefam.izu.edu.tr  or sent to iefc@izu.edu.tr.

The conference fees includes session participation, conference materials, refreshments, lunch and gala dinner, 3 night accommodation at university guesthouse which is inside the campus (for women and men) and social program. The fees of the conference are as follows or their equivalent;  

Fee: $100 US Dollar  

Student Fee: $50 US Dollar

Listeners: $50 US Dollar 
Payment Details

If you would like to make your payment through BANK TRANSFER:

Bank: Türkiye Finans Katılım Bankası Branch:  Tophane Sb. Account Name: Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University 
Turkish Lira Account IBAN No: TR04 0020 6000 5801 2977 6700 01

USD Account IBAN No: TR63 0020 6000 5801 2977 6701 03  
Accommodation There is a separate free of charge accommodation inside of the campus for women and men guests and participants who are going to present their proceedings. Spouse and first degree relatives of the participants can benefit from the same fee by staying in the same room as the participant. Extra nightly accommodation is $40per person. 

Social Program A Bosphorus Tour on July 14, 2015 – (afternoon) will be organized. 
Contact Us 

Web Page: http://www.ircief.izu.edu.tr, E-mail: iefc@izu.edu.tr Telephone: +90 (212) 692 96 00;  Fax: +90 (212) 693 82 29 Facebook: izuisefam;  Twitter: izuisefam 





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