Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Islamic Banking and Islamic Economic Journal

Jurnal Al Muhtarifin accepts original manuscripts in the field of Islamics Economics and Islamic Banking, including research reports, case reports, application of theory, critical studies, and literature reviews. The spread of Islamic Economics and Islamic Banking include (but not limited to):

  1. Islamic Banking And Finance;
  2. Islamic Economic And Contemporary Issues;
  3. Islamic Risk Management and Shariah Compliance Risk Management;
  4. Islamic Social Finance (including Zakat, Infaq, Shadaqah, Waqf, Sukuk);
  5. Islamic Financial Technology and Digitization Contemporary Issues;
  6. Islamic Accounting, Islamic Reporting, and Islamic Auditing;
  7. Islamic Business and Ethics;
  8. Legal Aspects In Islamic Economic;
  9. Islamic Human Resources;
  10. Halal Industry and Islamic Non Banks Financial Instituitions.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Every manuscript submitted to Al-Muhtarifin: Islamic Banking and Islamic Economic Journal is read by the editorial staff. Those manuscripts evaluated by editors to be inappropriate to journal criteria are rejected promptly without external review. Manuscripts evaluated to be of potential interest to our readership are sent to double blind reviewers. Every manuscript is independently reviewed by at least two reviewers in the form of "double-blind review". The editors then make a decision for publication based on the reviewer's recommendation from among several posibilities: Accept, Accept with revisions, Submit for review, Submit elsewhere, or Decline.

In certain cases, the editor may submit an article for review to another, third reviewer before making a decision, if necessary.

The Editor-in-Chief of Al-Muhtarifin: Islamic Banking and Islamic Economic Journal has the right to decide which manuscripts submitted to the journal should be published.

Review Process:

  1. Author submit the manuscript
  2. Editor Evaluation (some manuscripts are rejected or returned before the review process)
  3. Double-blind peer review process
  4. Editor decision
  5. Confirmation to the authors


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.