Introduction to the Moral Economy of Islam
12:00 - 13:00
The moral economy of Islam, which is based on the laws and values of Islamic tradition, critically analyses Western economic theories, proposing innovative solutions to the socio-economic challenges of the contemporary world. It aims to renovate and enrich market economy, thanks to its emphasis on social responsibility and social justice. Moreover, the moral economy of Islam claims to contribute to a deep ethical and humanistic reform of society, affirming the concept of person as a moral and responsible entity.