About the Journal
Focus and Scope
The aim of the ‘Finance & Accounting Research Journal’ is to provide platform to the researchers, practitioners, students, and other academic community in sharing latest research related to the finance and accounting field. The journal accept all major type of academic work for publication in the journal including empirical articles, theoretical papers, research commentaries, book reviews, professional reports, thesis abstract, case studies, and so on. The scope of the journal include the following;
Accounting, Auditing, Banking, Behavioral Finance, Business Economics, Business Finance, Commercial Banking, Corporate Accounting, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Credit Management, Financial Accounting, Financial Econometrics, Financial Management, Financial Planning, Financial Risk management, Fiscal Policy, Institutional Finance, Insurance, Taxation, International Accounting, International Finance, Macro Finance, Managerial Finance, Micro Finance, Personal Finance, Public Sector Finance, Retail Banking, Securities and Investment Analysis, Small Business Accounting, SME Finance, Stock Exchange.
Peer Review Process
- 'Finance & Accounting Research Journal’ publishes original articles which are not published before.
- Our criteria for publication is that an article should make a theoretical or practical contribution in the relevant field. The study should provide useful guidelines for some key interest groups such as government, policymakers, bureaucracy, practitioners, academics, students, and so on.
- General criteria such as novelty of the topic, academic relevance, rigor in methodology, grammar, formatting issues are also used as an indicator of the quality of an article. These criteria are used for judging the suitability of an article for publication.
- The process of double-blind peer review is followed. An article once received are sent to the suitable reviewers who review the manuscript and assess its suitability for publication in our journal. A prescribed Performa is filled by the reviewer and sent to the editor. The final decision is made by the editorial board.
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
We use the Turnitin software (www.turnitin.com) for checking the similarity in the work submitted. In any submitted work, similarity up to 20% is allowed . It is the responsibility of the author to make sure that the work submitted belongs to the author and is not copied from any other source. Furthermore, it is the responsibility of the author to make sure that the similarity level should not exceed the mentioned limit.
We follow ethics norms accepted by the scientific community in general. We strive to prevent any infringements of the norms. The publication ethics statement is based on guidelines and standards developed by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and include relevant responsibilities for editors, reviewers, and authors.
Open Access Statement
All journals operated by Fair East Publishers are open access journal which means that all contents are freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. The journals follows the Creative Common Attribution Noncommercial 4.0 Licence (CC BY) which means we allow our readers to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is also in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.
Article Processing Charges
The journal charge a one time fee of $30 (US Dollar) for online publication of a single article regardless of the number of authors or page numbers. The fee is payable only after the article is accepted for publication. The preferred payment method is PayPal. Further details will be provided through email.