Faculty Achievement Faculty Achievements

Ashraf Khan

Recognition
IBA faculty joins renowned Islamic finance journal as Associate Editor

The IBA Karachi is pleased to announce that Dr. Ashraf Khan, Assistant Professor, Department of Finance, has joined the International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management (IMEFM) as Associate Editor.

IMEFM is a highly ranked Islamic Finance Journal with an Impact factor of 1.206 and indexed in ABDC, ABS and HEC "X" category. It is the only Islamic finance journal which is also indexed in the Web of Science Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI). IMEFM publishes quality and in-depth analysis on current issues within Islamic and Middle Eastern finance and management. The journal welcomes strong evidence-based empirical studies and results-focused case studies that share research in product development and clarify best practices. The journal is the only title aiming to give an interdisciplinary and holistic view on Islamic finance and business management practices in order to inform these two intertwined communities.

You can find details in the following link:
https://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/journal/imefm#editorial-team


Ashraf Khan
Assistant Professor

Recent developments

  • Dr. Ashraf Khan published an article titled A bibliometric review of takaful literature in International Review of Economics and Finance (IREF). IREF is an A Rank journal as per ABDC Ranking with impact factor 1.818. The article can be found at the following link. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1059056020301040
  • Recently, he has also joined the editorial advisory board of International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management (IMEFM). IMEFM is an SSCI, Scopus indexed and X-Category HEC recognized journal with impact factor of 1.206. IMEFM publishes quality and in-depth analysis on current issues within Islamic and Middle Eastern finance and management. The journal is the only title aiming to give an interdisciplinary and holistic view on Islamic finance and business management practices in order to inform these two intertwined communities. You can access the details at the following link: https://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/journal/imefm#editorial-team
  • He has published a co-authored article titled "Risk-adjusted profitability and stability of Islamic and conventional banks: Does revenue diversification matter?" in Global Finance Journal. The article can be find at the following link.
    https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1044028318301832
  • He has also joined Journal of Economic Cooperation and Development (JECD) as an Associate Editor. JECD is a Scopus indexed and Y-Category HEC recognized journal. It is a journal of applied research in development economics. The Journal welcomes original papers dealing with important economic and social issues of immediate concern to the developing countries.