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Dr Jassem Alokla


I was awarded a PhD in Economics and Finance from University of Portsmouth in February 2019. Since 2015, I have combined my research work with teaching on undergraduate and postgraduate courses at the University of Portsmouth and the International College Portsmouth. I have taught Economics for accountancy, Microeconomics, Quantitative methods and data analysis, Principles of finance, International economics and Statistics for economics. I am a Chartered Insurer and have worked in the Insurance industry for about eight years.

Burnaby Terrace Building, Room No 0.17. Tel: +44 (0) 2392844831

Research Interests

My main research interest is focused but not limited, in the area of Islamic finance / Islamic economics. Particularly, on Takaful ( Islamic Insurance ).

Effect of financial crisis, political crisis and news on the financial risk of investment.

Economics growth for developing countries.