Types of Paper
Regular Research Article: This should describe new and/or carefully investigated findings, and research methods should be given in sufficient detail for others to verify the work. Articles should be 5,000 - 8,000 words long to describe and interpret the work clearly. All regular research articles are peer-reviewed by a minimum of 3 referees.
Short Communication Article: This short communication is suitable for reporting the results of small investigations or giving details of new models, innovative methods, or techniques. The style of the main sections doesn’t need to conform to that of full-length papers. Short communications should be usually 3,000~5,000 words long. Short communication articles are also peer-reviewed.



Current Issue

Vol 7 No 1 (2021): International Journal of Accounting & Finance Review [In Progress]

General Information of IJAFR
ISSN: 2576-1285 (Print)
ISSN: 2576-1293 (Online)
Publisher: Centre for Research on Islamic Banking & Finance and Business
Management Office: 8700, Broadway St., Houston, TX-77061, USA

Published: 2021-05-29

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International Journal of Accounting & Finance Review (IJAFR)

International Journal of Accounting & Finance Review (IJAFR) is an international, double-blind peer-reviewed journal for accounting & finance academics. This journal is published in both print and online versions. All publications are open access in full text and free to download.

Aims & Scope

IJAFR aims to provide a platform for high-quality original research papers related to accounting, and finance in Asia, including Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East/Africa, and other regions like the Americas, Europe, etc. 

The subject areas include, but are not limited to the following fields: Taxation, Corporate Finance, Personal Finance, Financial Risk Management, Enterprise Risk Management, Financial Reporting, International Financial Reporting Standards, Public Sector Accounting and Auditing, Corporate Governance, Audit Expectation Gap, The market for Audit Services, Determinants of Job Satisfaction of Accounting Academics, Determinants of Various Disclosures in Company Annual Reports, Earnings Management, Auditing Standards, Accounting Information Systems, Auditing and Taxation, Foreign Exchange Market, Institutional Mutual Funds, Business and Project Valuation, Banking Structure Reform, Corporate Social Responsibility, Business Cycles, Budget, Capital Structure, Microfinance and Poverty Alleviation, Macroeconomic Variables, Fluctuations, Capital Budgeting, Corporate Finance, Cost Accounting, Derivatives, Financial Innovation, Financial Statements Analysis, Financial and Administrative Issues, Fraud Management, Investment Management, Management Accounting, Mergers and Acquisitions, Portfolio Management, Quantitative Methods in Finance, Real Options, Regulatory Framework, Risk Management, Stock Market and Stock Market Efficiency, Monetary Policy, Emerging Market, Modelling and Forecasting, Bank’s Profitability, Venture Capital, Socio-Economic, Conventional and Islamic Banks, Working Capital Management, Information in Relation to Finance, Banking, and Accounting, etc.

International Journal of Accounting & Finance Review currently has an acceptance rate of 20.45%. The average time between submission and final decision is 15 days and the average time between acceptance and publication is 15 days.

This journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail (

** The journal has been ranked by ABDC.



The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (

All submissions will be checked by Turnitin before being sent to reviewers.

Keep a Similarity Index <20% and single-source matches are not<2%



2020Q4: Articles Received: 11; Accepted: 05; Rejected: 06; Published: 04; Retracted: 1

2020Q3: Articles Received: 09; Accepted: 05; Rejected: 04; Published: 05; Retracted: 0

2020Q2: Articles Received: 18; Accepted: 09; Rejected: 09; Published: 09; Retracted: 0

2020Q1: Articles Received: 19; Accepted: 11; Rejected: 08; Published: 11; Retracted: 0

2019: Articles Received: 28; Accepted: 14; Rejected: 14; Published: 14; Retracted: 0

2018: Articles Received: 28; Accepted: 13; Rejected: 15; Published: 13; Retracted: 0

2017: Articles Received: 09; Accepted: 05; Rejected: 04; Published: 05; Retracted: 0


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