Prioritization of Workplace Practices: Evidence from Islamic financial institutions

Authors

  • Faizah Darus
  • Haslinda Yusoff

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21834/e-bpj.v1i1.239

Abstract

The aim of this study is to examine the prioritization of workplace practices among Islamic financial institutions in Malaysia for 2012. A content analysis of the annual and sustainability reports were carried out to examine the extensiveness of disclosure relating to information on workplace practices. An Islamic workplace index was used to evaluate the workplace disclosure. The results of the study revealed that skill enhancement and employees-management engagement were the focus for workplace environment among Islamic financial institutions. Particularly, information relating to incentives and bonuses were found to be the most extensively disclosed information.

© 2016. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies, Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.

Keywords: Workplace environment; Islamic financial institutions; corporate social responsibility; Malaysia.

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Published

2016-06-27

How to Cite

Darus, F., & Yusoff, H. (2016). Prioritization of Workplace Practices: Evidence from Islamic financial institutions. Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal, 1(1), 401-408. https://doi.org/10.21834/e-bpj.v1i1.239