International Journal of Financial Research

International Journal of Financial Research (ISSN: 1923-4023; E-ISSN: 1923-4031) is an open-access and peer-reviewed journal published by Sciedu Press in Canada. This journal is published quarterly (January, April, July and October) in both print and online versions. All publications are open access in full text and free to download.


This journal publishes original and leading research across all the major fields of accounting, finance and economics, ranging from institutional & corporate finance, accounting, insurance & risk management, monetary banking, stock exchange, to business economics, development economics, capital markets and more.

 

This journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail (ijfr@sciedupress.com).

 

** The journal has been covered by Scopus.

 

 

 

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CNKI SCHOLAR

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Worldcat

ZBW – German National Library of Economics



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International Journal of Financial Research is covered in Scopus

We are pleased to announce that International Journal of Financial Research has been covered in Scopus. Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.

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Call for Papers and Recruitment of Reviewers

We are calling for submission of papers for the forthcoming issue of Vol. 12, No. 3, July, 2021. The length of 3000-8000 words is preferred. All manuscripts should be prepared in MS-Word format, and submitted online.

If you are interested in submitting a paper to this journal, please refer to the Author Guidelines. For any question you have, please contact the Editorial Assistant via: ijfr@sciedupress.com

We are recruiting reviewers for the journal. If you are interested, you are welcome to join us. Please find the application form and details at: http://sciedupress.com/reviewer

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Statistics

2020Q3: Articles Received: 270; Accepted: 107; Rejected: 85; Published: 64; Retracted: 0

2020Q2: Articles Received: 140; Accepted: 74; Rejected: 42; Published: 32; Retracted: 0

2020Q1: Articles Received: 137; Accepted: 69; Rejected: 46; Published: 42; Retracted: 0

2019: Articles Received: 424; Accepted: 246; Rejected: 92; Published: 209; Retracted: 0

2018: Articles Received: 118; Accepted: 69; Rejected: 34; Published: 62; Retracted: 0

2017: Articles Received: 138; Accepted: 88; Rejected: 36; Published: 73; Retracted: 0

2016: Articles Received: 140; Accepted: 74; Rejected: 44; Published: 95; Retracted: 0

2015: Articles Received: 124; Accepted: 64; Rejected: 40; Published: 77; Retracted: 0

2014: Articles Received: 121; Accepted: 80; Rejected: 40; Published: 85; Retracted: 0

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ISSUES

e-Version FirstTM (Vol. 11, No. 6, Special Issue, December, 2020)
Current Issue (Vol. 11, No. 5, October, 2020)
All Issues

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Paper Selection and Publication Process

a). Upon receipt of paper submission, the editorial assistant sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the editorial assistant in time for that.

b). Peer review. We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; one is an editorial staff and the other two are external reviewers. The review process may take four to ten weeks.

c). Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d). If the submission is accepted, the authors revise paper and pay the Article Processing Charge (600USD).

e). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.

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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.

Copyright Policy:

Copyrights for articles are retained by the authors, with first publication rights granted to the journal. Authors have rights to reuse, republish, archive, and distribute their own articles after publication. The journal/publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work.

This journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

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e-Version FirstTM

e-Version First is a featured way of publishing articles in our journal. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article.

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Each paper published in International Journal of Financial Research is assigned with a DOI®number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper. Click HERE to know what is DOI (Digital Object Identifier). And click HERE to retrieve Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) for journal articles, books, and chapters.

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NOTE:

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

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

Announcements

 

Call for papers for Special Issue on Intelligent solutions in business administration, economics and accounting policy

 
This Special Issue aims to attract world-leading research on how commercial, non-profit and government organizations manage business relationships for social impact. Specifically, the special issue aims at socially oriented business researchers, e.g. scholars from social sciences, business and management research, behavioral change, corporate social responsibility and organizational studies, who are willing to combine strong theoretical underpinnings and world-class empirical evidence.   
Posted: 2020-09-05 More...
 
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Vol 11, No 6 (2020)

e-Version FirstTM (Vol. 11, No. 6, Special Issue, December, 2020)

Table of Contents

Articles

Salem Alshihab, Nayef AlShammari
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Ala Hussein Albawwat, Ammar Almansour, Mo’taz Kamel Al Zobi, Nahed Habis Alrawashedh
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Nawal Hussein Abbas Elhussein, Jarel Nabi Ahmed Abdelgadir
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Khaled Jadeaf Alanazi, Salawati Mat Basir
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Mousa Sharaf Adin Hezam Saleh, Yusnidah Ibrahim, Hanita Kadir Shahar
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L. B. Sungatullina, E. I. Kadochnikova, G. R. Faizrahmanova
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Amenawo Ikpa Offiong, Peter Kekung Bessong, Arikpo Oka Felix, Godwin Bassey James, Anthony Ogar
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Nafia Sultana, Azharul Islam, Mohammad Nakib
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Ali Awartany, Khaled Alzubi
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Nur Sayidah, Sri Suryaningsum, Sri Luna Murdianingrum, Aminullah Assagaf, Hadi Sugiyanto
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Gataullin Iskander Ilgizovich, L. M. Zabirova
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Stavros Kalogiannidis, Fotios Chatzitheodoridis, Stamatis Kontsas
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p137
Dwi Ratmono, Darsono Darsono, Nur Cahyonowati
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Ganga Bhavani, Anupam Mehta, Suchi Dubey
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Elena Alexandrovna Rybkina, Olga Vladimirovna Demyanova, Julia Vladimirovna Babanova
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Mohamed Ibrahim Mugableh
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Aysha N. Al-Salih
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Nunung Rodliyah, Recca Ayu Hapsari, Aditya Mahatidanar Hidayat, Lukmanul Hakim, Ade Oktariatas K
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Osereme Omoike, Uwalomwa Uwuigbe, Philip Alege, Bukola Uwuigbe, Osazuwa Peter Nosakhare, Osariemen Asiriuwa
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Andrey A. Vorobyev, Irina S. Glebova, Liliya V. Khafizova
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