Shinsuke Nagaoka is Professor at the Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University, Japan. He was a visiting researcher at the Islamic Research and Training Institute at the Islamic Development Bank (2010). He has M.A. in Economics (2004) from The University of Tokyo, and a Ph.D. in Islamic Area Studies (2009) from Kyoto University. He has studied Islamic economics & finance from the interdisciplinary aspects; economics, history and fiqh al-mu‘amalat (Islamic jurisprudence). He is a key member of the research project "Global Islamic Market: Asian Perspectives on the Diversity of Capitalism" coordinated by FFJ and funded by PSL IRIS études globales.
His major publication is "A Study on Islamic Finance in the Modern World" (in Japanese, The University of Nagoya Press, 2011), Islamic Economics and Finance in Action: Inventing a New Universal Paradigm (in English, Brill, forthcoming).Personnal webpage