Kawamura Ai

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Kawamura Ai
University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Business Sciences
Job title
Assistant Professor

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Jun 2015
Sep 2015
Visiting Reseracher, National University of Malaysia
Apr 2015
Mar 2018
JSPS Research Fellow, JSPS
Apr 2014
Mar 2015
Research Fellow, Graduate School of Asia and African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Apr 2011
Mar 2014
Research Fellow, JSPS


Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Apr 2005
Mar 2009
Law, Ritsumeikan University

Published Papers

Duality of Law in Islamic Finance
Kawamura, Ai
Proceedings of G-COE/KIAS/JSPS Joint International Workshop on “Conflicts, State-building, and Civil Society in the Muslim Societies”   160-168   Feb 2010
イスラーム世界研究   4(1-2) 410-425   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Achievements and Prospects of Islamic Finance in Bahrain
Kawamura, Ai
Technology, Economics and Political Transformation in the Middle East and Asia   167-181   Oct 2010
イスラーム世界研究   5(1-2) 525-531   Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Civil Dispute in Islamic Finance: A Study on Double Legal Constraints between Islam and the West
Kawamura, Ai
Proceedings of Science, Institutions, and Identity in the Muslim Society   5-23   Feb 2011

Books etc

Framework for Banking Systems and the Position of Islamic Banking in the UAE
京都大学東南アジア研究所   Jan 2012   ISBN:9784901668989
The aim of this paper is to describe the formation of Islamic banks and analyze the banking system in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The paper will mainly focus on the provisions and the governing system in the UAE. The UAE is now one of the majo...
川村,藍 (Part:Contributor, 民事紛争と法体系の摩擦—湾岸の法制度とイスラーム金融を事例に)
京都大学大学院アジア・アフリカ地域研究研究科附属イスラーム地域研究センター   Apr 2013   ISBN:9784904039694

Conference Activities & Talks

Creating Social and Economical Inclusion By Islamic Moral Economy without “Legal System”
31st SASE Annual Conference   27 Jun 2019   世界経済社会学会
This research aims to clarify the process and creation on social and economical inclusion by the practice of Islamic Moral Economy without a legal system to support. This research will specially focus on the Islamic Moral Economic contribution for...
Creating Universal Economical System with Harmonization and Standardization: Case Study of Islamic Finance Dispute Resolution System [Invited]
Kawamura, Ai
4th Global Forum on Islamic Economics,Finance and Banking (IEFB) 2019   27 Feb 2019   University of Management and Technology
Digital Banking, Mobile Banking, Fintech and Crypto-Currency: A Cybercrime' Perspective [Invited]
4th Global Forum on Islamic Economics,Finance and Banking (IEFB) 2019   27 Feb 2019   University of Management and Technology
Harmonization and Standardization in Dispute Resolution on Islamic Finance: Creating A Universal Economic System
Tunisia International Conference on Islamic Economics and Finance 2019   12 Apr 2019   Ez-Zitouna University, Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI),Tunisian Association of Islamic Economics (ASTECIS)
This paper will analyze the recent movement of the harmonization and standardization of the Islamic financial market concerning the dispute resolution system. As the Islamic financial market spreads in the global context, AAOIFI and IDB initiated ...
A New Dispute Resolution System for Islamic Finance: and Evaluation of the Dubai Approach [Invited]
Middle East Institute (MEI) National University of Singapore Open lecture   19 Mar 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

The Murata Science Foundation: 
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Ai KAWAMURA
This research aims to clarify the Malaysian model for Islamic finance dispute system and to
analyze the versatility of Dubai Approach. With the growth of Islamic financial markets, civil
disputes have increased, and transnational disputes have eme...
Japan Society of for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Ai KAWAMURA