Islamic Business Resilience: A Bibliometrics Review of Circular Economy and Business Recovery

  • Utari Evy Cahyani IAIN Padangsidimpuan
  • Dia Purnama Sari Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University
  • Rizal Ma'ruf Amidy Siregar IAIN Padangsidimpuan


The pandemic resulting from COVID-19 disease has brought about an unprecedented crisis in business. Business recovery is a task that must be completed by both business people and the government as policymakers. The circular economy that aims to transform waste into resources and bridge production and consumption activities is an alternative to business recovery. This study aims to provide a bibliometric analysis and identify publication trends in the scope of “circular economy and business recovery.” The data was analyzed from 179 research publications from 2010 to 2022 in Dimensions. The search terms were “circular economy” and “business recovery.” A bibliometrics analysis was conducted by Biblioshiny to generate a bibliometric map. The number of articles discussing the theme of circular economy and business recovery was quite large with more than 100 articles published. The most popular keywords used were “circular,” “economy,” “business,” “recovery,” and “waste.” Furthermore, there are many keywords that are related more specifically to the field of circular economy and business recovery, namely “sustainable,” “supply,” “chain,” “green,” “energy,” “innovation,” and “materials.” The merging of the circular economy concept with Islamic economics and finance makes it possible to promote a stakeholder model to provide alternative solutions for the development of a resilient and environmentally friendly sharia business.This research helps researchers determine their research position, find potential themes for future research and provide recommendations to policymakers for the development of Islamic business.


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How to Cite
Cahyani, U., Sari, D., & Siregar, R. (2022). Islamic Business Resilience: A Bibliometrics Review of Circular Economy and Business Recovery. Annual International Conference on Islamic Economics and Business (AICIEB), 2(1), 14-23.