Chapter Two: Literature Review

Paper , Order, or Assignment Requirements

Primary Research Question:


RQ1: What ownership and governance structures used in the Islamic Banks in the Middle East? How do these structures compare with conventional banks in the region?


Secondary Research Questions:


RQ2: What is the role of the central banks and other regulatory bodies in the governance mechanism in Islamic banks in the Middle East?


RQ3: What roles do Shariah board and Shariah advisers play in the governance structure of Islamic banks in the Middle East?


RQ4: How do ownership structures and management systems differ between Islamic and conventional banks in the Middle East?