An Ar-rahnu Shop Acceptance Model (ARSAM)

Hanudin Amin, and Chong, Rosita Katherine @ Rosidawati and Hazmi Dahlan, and Rostinah Supinah, (2007) An Ar-rahnu Shop Acceptance Model (ARSAM). Labuan e-Journal of Muamalat and Society, 1. pp. 82-94. ISSN 1985-482X

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Abstract

The objective of this study is to examine the factors affect the local people of Labuan to accept ar-Rahnu shop (Islamic-based pawnshop). Considering this objective, the current study tends to develop a model, a theoretical framework to explain the factors influencing consumers’ acceptance of Islamic-based pawnshop. The model was tested with a survey sample (N = 384). The model labeled as an ARSAM (ar-Rahnu Shop Acceptance Model). Findings are useful for the local authorities or businesses to take initiative to develop an ar-Rahnu shop in order to promote Islamic-based economy among women as well as men minority. It is also treated as an eye-opener about the importance of having that system in Labuan. Totally, the study renders an overview of the ar-Rahnu shop acceptance among the Labuan local people, thus creating a chance to suggest a policy either to introduce an ar-Rahnu shop or to make the existing conventional pawnshops introduce window for ar-Rahnu.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Labuan, ar-Rahnu, ARSAM, MGIT, Kedai ar-Rahnu, policy suggestion
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Divisions: FACULTY > Labuan Faculty of International Finance
Depositing User: Munira
Date Deposited: 18 Feb 2018 11:57
Last Modified: 18 Feb 2018 11:57
URI: http://eprints.ums.edu.my/id/eprint/18844

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