Keynote Speech: Sustainability of Fiscal Policy in Malaysia


  • Aznan Hasan Institute of Islamic Banking & Finance (IIiBF), International Islamic University Malaysia



Fiscal policy, sustainability, Malaysia, COVID-19


This keynote speech was delivered at the International Conference on Interdisciplinary and Strategic Studies (ICRIS) on August 12, 2021. It shed light on the sustainability of fiscal policy especially during the COVID-19 pandemic and call for re-structuring fiscal reform to achieve more sustainable fiscal policy. The proposed reform covers enhancing the efficiency of revenue generation, increasing the efficiency and productivity of government spending, improving the enforcement against the black market as well as utilising Islamic financial instruments namely zakat and waqf to finance fiscal policy.


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How to Cite

Hasan, A. (2022). Keynote Speech: Sustainability of Fiscal Policy in Malaysia. International Journal of Interdisciplinary and Strategic Studies, 3(4), 196-205.