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WAQF and Its Role in Socio- Economic Development

by Mazrul Shahir Md Zuki

Jan 1, 2012
This research aims at examining the role of waqf and its contribution towards socio-economic development, starting with the historical role of waqf in enhancing social welfare and moving on to discuss its important and unique potential role in the socioeconomic development of present societies, particularly how it can be developed to be a principal provider of public goods.