Dr Hans Visser (1943) is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Economics and Business Management, VU University, Amsterdam. He taught international economics, monetary theory and money and banking. His research interests also include the history of economic thought. His publications include
Islamic Finance, Financial and Monetary Studies 22:3, Amsterdam: NIBE-SVV 2004; Islamic Finance: Principles and Practice, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar 2009.