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(with Murat Çokgezen) “Between Markets and Islamic Law: The Evolution of Islamic Credit Cards in Turkey.” Journal of Comparative Economics, 44 (2016): in press.
“Modern Islam and the Economy,” in New Cambridge History of Islam, vol. 6, general editor Michael Cook, volume editor Robert Hefner (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010), pp. 473-94.
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"The Genesis of Islamic Economics: A Chapter in the Politics of Muslim Identity ," Social Research, 64 (Summer 1997): 301-338.
"Islamic Economics and the Clash of Civilizations," Middle Eastern Lectures, 2 (1997): 25-38.
"The discontents of Islamic economic morality," American Economic Review, 86 (May 1996): 438-442.
“The Economic Impact of Islamic Fundamentalism,” in M. Marty and S. Appleby (eds.), Fundamentalisms and the State: Remaking Polities, Economies, and Militance (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993): 302-341.
"On the notion of economic justice in contemporary Islamic thought," International Journal of Middle East Studies, 21 (May 1989): 171-191. Abstract
"Continuity and Change in Islamic Economic Thought," in S. Todd Lowry (ed.), Pre- Classical Political Economy: From the Greeks to the Scottish Enlightenment (Boston: Kluwer Nijhoff, 1987): 103-113.
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Excerpt from Islam and Mammon: Milken Institute Review, 6:3 (2004): 61-81.
Comment on Bill Maurer’s “Speculations on Islamic Financial Alternatives,” Anthropology Today, 17:3 (June 2001): 28-29.
Reply to Umer Chapra's comment on article 28, Journal of Economic Perspectives, 10 (Summer 1996): 195-196.
"Further reflections on the behavioral norms of Islamic economics" [Reply to Shahid Ebrahim and Akram Safadi's comment on article 4], Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 27 (June 1995): 159-163.
Reply to Özay Mehmet's comment on review 12, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 26 (February 1994): 175-176.
Reply to Muhammad Khan's comment on article 15, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 22 (August 1990): 376-377.
“Banks and banking,” Encyclopedia of Islam, 3rd ed. (Leiden: Brill, 2015), print and online.
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"Riba," The Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World (New York: Macmillan Reference, 2002).
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"Economic Theory," The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World, vol. 1 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1995): 397-400.
Mohamed Aslam Haneef,Contemporary Islamic Economic Thought: A Selected Comparative Analysis (Petaling Jaya, Selangor: Ikraq, 1995), in Middle East Studies Association Bulletin, 30 (December 1996): 182-83.
M. Umer Chapra, Islam and the Economic Challenge (Leicester: Islamic Foundation, 1992), in Journal of Economic Literature, 31 (September 1993): 1484-86.
Ali Rahnema and Farhad Nomani, The Secular Miracle: Religion, Politics and Economic Policy in Iran London: Zed Books, 1990), in Journal of Islamic Studies, 3 (July 1992): 286-88.
Özay Mehmet, Islamic Identity and Development: Studies of the Islamic Periphery (London: Routledge, 1990), in International Journal of Middle East Studies, 24 (February 1992): 137-40.
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“Economic and Political Effects of European Restrictions on Muslim Religious Freedom.” Cornerstone, December 2014.
“Religious Freedom Promotes Economic Development.” Cornerstone, April 2014.
Op-ed: “Turkey’s Electoral Dictatorship.” Project Syndicate, April 10, 2014.
Op-ed: "Political Islam's Loss of Democratic Legitimacy." Project Syndicate, August 2, 2013.
"Money, Morals, and Islam." Los Angeles Times, August 21, 2005.
Religious Freedom Project discussion on “The Economic and Political Effects of Restrictions on Religion” moderated by Daniel Philpott. Participants: Timur Kuran and Abdullah Saeed, December 15, 2014.
Interview with Hiroyuki Kotaki, “Islam and the Economy,” Nikkei newspaper (Tokyo), 13 December 2014.
Interview with Can Uğur, “Daha Şiddetli Bir Dikatörlük Gelecek,” Birgün, 22 April 2014, p. 1.
Interview with Giancarlo Bosetti on institutional sources of unrest in Turkey and Egypt: "Egypt is becoming a failed state," Reset DOC, July 26, 2013.
Interview with William Barnes: "Islamic Finance Sits Awkwardly in a Modern Business School." Financial Times, July 21, 2013.
Interview with Metin Under, “Arap Baharı’nın Sonrası,” Optimist, May 2013: 26-29.
Interview with Toni Johnson, Council on Foreign Relations, “Free Speech in the Islamic World,” September 28, 2012.
Interview with Toni Johnson, Council on Foreign Relations: "Free Speech in the Islamic World," September 28, 2012.
Interview with Anthony Gill (University of Washington), podcast on the emergence and initiatives of Islamic economics.
"The Political Legacies of Islam" (working title)
“Religious Freedoms in Islamic History” (in progress).