Focus and Scope

The following are some of the topical areas (but not limited to) relevant to the journal:


  • Human resource management
  • Financial management
  • Operational management
  • Marketing management
  • Strategic management

Business :

  • Business development
  • Small business enterprise
  • Business and economic education
  • Business law
  • e-business


  • Behavioural finance
  • Efficiency of stock and foreign exchange markets
  • International parity conditions
  • Valuation of securities
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Cost of capital and capital budgeting
  • Modelling time-varying volatility of financial assets
  • Time-varying correlations, betas and copulas
  • Market microstructure
  • Islamic finance


  • Financial reporting and international financial reporting standards
  • Public sector accounting and auditing
  • Corporate governance
  • Audit expectation gap
  • Market for audit services
  • Determinants of job satisfaction of accounting academics
  • Determinants of various disclosures in company annual reports
  • Earnings management
  • Auditing standards