Determinants of Awareness to Invest in Shariah-based Private Retirement Scheme (PRS): The Case of Public University Students in Malaysia

Yahaya, Solehah and Ibrahim, Haslindar (2017) Determinants of Awareness to Invest in Shariah-based Private Retirement Scheme (PRS): The Case of Public University Students in Malaysia. In: Social Sciences Postgraduate International Seminar (SSPIS) 2017. School of Social Sciences, USM, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia, pp. 639-645. ISBN 9789671544013

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    Abstract

    This study aims to identify four determinants that influencing students’ intention to invest into Shariahbased Private Retirement Scheme (PRS) in Malaysia among public university students. The purpose of this study is to identify the relationship between determinant namely attitude, social influence, religious obligation, and government support on intention to invest into Shariah-based PRS. The sample comprised of 370 students who were taking business courses in their programme. By using survey as a method to collect the data, the study found that all four determinants have significant influence on the awareness to invest in Shariah-based PRS. In addition, these findings will enhance the students’ awareness, knowledge and understanding of the importance of having a good financial planning for their retirement once they start their career.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General) > H1-99 Social sciences (General)
    Divisions: Pusat Pengajian Sains Kemasyarakatan (School of Social Sciences) > Social Sciences Postgraduate International Seminar (SSPIS)
    Koleksi Penganjuran Persidangan (Conferences Collection) > Social Sciences Postgraduate International Seminar (SSPIS)
    Depositing User: Puan Sukmawati Muhamad
    Date Deposited: 24 Jul 2018 10:09
    Last Modified: 24 Jul 2018 10:09
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/41140

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