Ruzita Bt Mohd Amin

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Professor Dr. Ruzita has served at the IIUM since 1987, and currently, she is a Professor at the Department of Economics, IIUM. She was Deputy Dean (Academic) of the Kulliyyah of Economics & Management Sciences from 2005 to 2007 and currently, she is the Head of the Disability Services Unit, IIUM. She was the Editor of the IIUM Journal of Economics & Management (currently known as the International Journal of Economics, Management & Accounting) for the periods of 1995-2004 and 2008-2011. Her research interests include disability studies, social economics, development economics, e ... show more

  • Managerial Economics - Doctor of Philosophy, Ranselear Polytechnic Institute, New York
  • International Economics - Masters Degree, Northwestern University
  • Economics - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • 2013 - 2016 Member, National Council of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development
  • 2013 - 2016 Member, Registration of Persons with Disabilities Committee, National Council for Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Women, Family & Community Development
ECONOMETRICS I 1994/1995 1995/1996 1996/1997
ECONOMETRICS II 1994/1995 1995/1996
INTERMEDIATE MACROECONOMICS I 1997/1998 1998/1999 2000/2001 2001/2002 2002/2003 2003/2004 2009/2010 2010/2011 2011/2012 2012/2013 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017 2017/2018 2018/2019
INTERMEDIATE MACROECONOMICS II 1990/1991 1999/2000 2002/2003 2005/2006 2006/2007 2007/2008 2008/2009 2009/2010 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016
INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS I 1996/1997 1997/1998 1998/1999 1999/2000 2000/2001 2002/2003 2003/2004 2005/2006 2006/2007 2007/2008 2008/2009 2009/2010 2012/2013 2015/2016 2018/2019 2019/2020
INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS II 1999/2000 2001/2002 2002/2003
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY ECONOMICS 1990/1991 2001/2002 2006/2007
INTERNATIONAL TRADE : THEORY & POLICY 1998/1999 2000/2001 2001/2002 2003/2004 2016/2017 2017/2018 2018/2019
MACROECONOMICS 1995/1996 1996/1997
MICROECONOMICS 1995/1996 1996/1997 1999/2000
In Progress
2013 - Present Islamic Economic Framework for Waqf: Lessons from History,Comparative Best Practices and Developing Contemporary Models
2008 - Present KAED Universal Design Unit (KUDU)
2004 - Present Globalization and WTO Research Unit (GWTO)
2010 - 2011 An Analysis of Values of KENMS Students
2010 - 2012 Trade and Human Development in OIC Countries: A Panel Data Analysis
2009 - 2013 Assessing Academic Department Efficiency at a Public University : the Case of the Kulliyyah of Economics & Management Science, International Islamic University Malaysia
2009 - 2010 The Feasibility of an Islamic Common Market:An Analysis
2007 - 2008 Prospects for Future Economic Integration Between Malaysia and Selected OIC Countries
2007 - 2008 Liberalization of Distribution Service: The Impact of Foreign Hyper-markets in Malaysia
2007 - 2007 A Decade of the WTO and Trade Performance of Muslim Countries
2004 - 2004 An Empirical Analysis of Intra-Trade Among the League Of Arab Saudi
Unknown - 2010 Malaysian Science and Technology Indicators 2010
16 March 2002 Quality Research Award (Kulliyyah). International Islamic University Malaysia - Kulliyyah level.
2018 Relationship between religiosity and individual economic achievement: evidence from South Kalimantan, Indonesia = العلاقة بين التدين والإنجاز الاقتصادي للأفراد: ادلة من جنوب كاليمانتان, إندونسيا. KIng Abdulaziz University Islamic Economics , 31 (2) pp.3-16
2017 Oman’s economic diversification cum trade structure. Omani Journal of Applied Sciences , 6 (1) pp.10-24
2015 A critical analysis of development indices. Australian Journal of Sustainable Business and Society , 1 (1) pp.37-53
2013 Trade and human development in OIC countries: a panel data analysis. Islamic Economic Studies , 21 (2) pp.55-70
2011 Are there prospects for future economic integration among Muslim countries? Evidence from selected OIC countries. International Journal of Economics and Management , 5 (1) pp.179-215
2011 Does trade among ASEAN members promote efficiency? sectoral evidence from the gravity model. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science , 1 (12) pp.236-253
2011 The quest for better economics graduates: reviving the pluralist approach in the case of the International Islamic University Malaysia . International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education , 2 (1) pp.96-113
2010 A decade of the World Trade Organization and trade performance of Muslim countries. American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences , 27 (4) pp.23-44
2009 Towards an Islamic common market: are oic countries heading the right direction? . IIUM Journal of Economics and Management , 17 (1) pp.133-176
2008 Does the trade structure among the league of Arab states show potential for a successful regional economic integration? . Journal of Economic Cooperation Among Islamic Countries , 29 (4) pp.37-70
2007 A Survey on the objective of the firm and models of producer behavior in the Islamic framework. J.KAU: Islamic Econ , 20 (2) pp.3-16
2005 Economic integration among the members of the League of Arab States: an empirical evidence. Journal of Economic Cooperation and Development , 26 (3) pp.77-102
2003 Religiosity and social problems in Malaysia. Intellectual Discourse , 11 (1) pp.77-87
2002 Values and their relationship to social problems in Malaysia: an Islamic framework. American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences , 19 (3) pp.57-78
2002 Formation of desired values: the role of parents. International Journal of Social Economics , 29 (6) pp.468-479

Conference or Workshop Item

2016 Towards a disable–friendly, energy–efficient and sustainable green campus. In: EAU International Conference on Green Asia and Inclusive Sustainable Development 2016
2015 Safeguarding wealth (Hifdh al mal) and its role in sustainable economic development in the OIC countries. In: International Conference on “Islam, Science and Sustainable Development: Maqasid al-Shari‘ah and Humanity’s Well-being
2015 The potential impact of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) on Malaysia's access to medicine. In: Academics World 2nd International Conference
2015 The potential impact of Trans-pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) on Malaysia's trade. In: Academics World 2nd International Conference
2014 A critical analysis of development indices. In: Australian Academy of Business and Social Sciences Conference 2014 (in partnership with The Journal of Developing Areas)
2011 The quest for a 21st century Islamic economics curriculum for universities in the Muslim world: the case of IIUM. In: Proceedings of the First International Conference on Islam and Higher Education
2011 Malaysian science and technology indicators. In: IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition (IRIIE) 2011
2011 Trade and human development in OIC Countries : a panel data analysis. In: 8th International Conference on Islamic Economics and Finance
2010 Economic integration among asean countries: evidence for gravity model. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010)
2010 Does trade among ASEAN members promote efficiency? Sectoral evidence from the gravity model.. In: International Conference on the Asian Economic Cooperation
2009 Provision of barrier-free environment at waterfront development in Malaysia. In: ICUDBE 2009 -International Conference of Universal Design In Built Environment
2008 Prospects for future economic integration among the League of Arab States. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Business Globalization in the 21st Century
2008 An analysis of social problems in Malaysia: the case of Johor. In: National Conference on Social Problems in Malaysia


Book Section

2015 The Integrated Development Index (I-Dex): a new comprehensive approach to measuring human development. In: Islamic economics: theory, policy and social justice Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation . ISBN 978-9927-118-22-7 , pp.159-172
2013 Islamic economics education in Malaysia: a comparative analysis of the Bachelor of Shari'ah (Shari'ah and Economics), University of Malaya, and the Bachelor of Economics, International Islamic University Malaysia. In: Islamic economics education in Southeast Asian universities Centre for Islamic Economics, International Islamic University Malaysia & International Institute of Islamic Thought . ISBN 9789834460013 , pp.109-149
2013 The effectiveness of an integrated curriculum: economics programme at the International Islamic University Malaysia. In: IIUM: The Premier Global Islamic University IIUM Press . ISBN 9789674182700 , pp.153-168
2011 Provision of barrier-free environment at waterfront development in Malaysia. In: The Application of Universal Design in Built Environment Kuala Lumpur . ISBN 978-967-418-205-2 , pp.114-147
2009 Reorientating the economics programme at the IIUM. In: IIUM at 25: The path travelled and the way forward IIUM Press . ISBN 9789675272103 , pp.125-144