International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance

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Editor in Chief: Prof. Philip Molyneux, Fotios Pasiouras, Prof. Andrea Resti
ISSN online: 1755-3849
ISSN print: 1755-3830
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IJBAAF provides an outlet for empirical research on all aspects of accounting, banking and finance. Theoretical research with the potential for empirical applications and in-depth literature reviews will also be considered. IJBAAF particularly welcomes papers dealing with topics that link accounting and banking such as: auditing of banks; the use of cost accounting in banks and financial firms; corporate governance of banks; financial reporting of banks; and the impact of accounting and auditing regulations in the banking and financial industry.


 Topics covered include

  • Asset-liability management, corporate governance
  • Auditing, bank assurance, banking crises, investment banking, central banks
  • Derivatives, structured financial products
  • Efficiency, performance, technological progress
  • Financing decisions, financial institution management
  • Regulation, supervision, standards, accountability
  • Environmental/financial/management/social accounting
  • Risk management, internal control
  • Asset pricing, financial engineering
  • Bankruptcy prediction/determinants
  • Corporate finance, venture capital
  • Credit risk modelling/management
  • Foreign exchange markets
  • Law and finance, mergers and acquisitions
  • Mutual funds/portfolio management


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  • Banking
    • Asset-liability management
    • Auditing
    • Bank assurance
    • Banking crises
    • Corporate governance
    • Derivatives and structured financial products
    • Efficiency and performance of financial institutions and bank branches
    • Financing decisions of banks
    • Investment banking
    • Management of financial institutions
    • Regulation and supervision of the banking industry, both nationally and internationally
    • Technological progress and banking
    • The role of central banks
  • Accounting
    • Accountability
    • Accounting standards and regulations
    • Auditing
    • Auditing standards and regulations
    • Corporate governance
    • Environmental accounting
    • Financial accounting
    • Management accounting
    • Risk management and internal control
    • Social accounting
  • Finance
    • Asset pricing
    • Bankruptcy prediction and determinants
    • Corporate finance
    • Credit risk modelling and management
    • Financial engineering
    • Foreign exchange markets
    • Law and finance
    • Mergers and acquisitions
    • Mutual funds management
    • Portfolio management
    • Regulations of financial markets
    • Venture capital



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The objectives of IJBAAF are to establish a forum of communication for academics, researchers, practitioners, and policymakers in the areas of accounting, banking, finance, auditing as well as the regulation and supervision of the related industries. Through its broadly defined scope, it attempts to bring together expert writers and readers from different disciplines.


Academics and researchers, accountants, auditors, bank managers, financial analysts and managers, regulatory and other governmental agencies from around the world.

ContentsIJBAAF publishes high quality empirical, theoretical and survey papers providing meaningful insights in accounting, banking, and finance. Contributions may be by submission or invitation. Suggestions for special issues that address important questions related to the subject areas, in the specific context of a region or topic, are welcome.



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    Editor in Chief

  • Molyneux, Philip, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Pasiouras, Fotios, Technical University of Crete, Greece
  • Resti, Andrea, Bocconi University, Italy

Associate Editors

  • Altman, Edward I., New York University, USA
  • Chatterjee, Sris, Fordham University, USA
  • Francis, Bill, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
  • Ioannidis, Christos, University of Bath, UK
  • Klumpes, Paul, Nottingham Trent University, UK
  • Lozano-Vivas, Ana, University of Malaga, Spain
  • Tarazi, Amine, Université de Limoges, France
  • Zopounidis, Constantin, Audencia Nantes School of Management, France and Technical University of Crete, Greece

Regional Editor America

  • Cummins, David, Temple University, USA

Regional Editor Australia

  • Williams, Barry, Bond University, Australia

Editorial Board Members

  • Abdallah, Abed Al-Nasser, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Andriosopoulos, Kostas, ESCP Europe, UK
  • Calomiris, Charles, Columbia University, USA
  • Christodoulakis, George, University of Manchester, UK
  • Cooper, Philip, University of Bath, UK
  • Dermine, Jean, INSEAD, France
  • DeYoung, Robert, University of Kansas, USA
  • Doumpos, Michael, Technical University of Crete, Greece
  • Drake, Leigh, Nottingham University Business School, UK
  • Errunza, Vihang, McGill University, Canada
  • Evanoff, Douglas, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, USA
  • Fiordelisi, Franco, University of Rome III, Italy
  • Gaganis, Chrysovalantis, University of Crete, Greece
  • Girardone, Claudia, University of Essex, UK
  • Hasan, Iftekhar, Fordham University, USA
  • Kwan, Simon, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, USA
  • Laitinen, Erkki K., University of Vaasa, Finland
  • Leal, Ricardo P. C., Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Mester, Loretta, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, USA
  • Montiel, Eduardo Luis, INCAE Business School, Nicaragua
  • Sironi, Andrea, Bocconi University, Italy
  • Staikouras, Sotiris, City University London, UK
  • Tanna, Sailesh, Coventry University, UK
  • Tsaklanganos, Angelos, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Van Bommel, Jos, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • Vennet, Rudi Vander, Ghent University, Belgium
  • Verousis, Thanos, Newcastle University, UK
  • Wachtel, Paul, New York University, USA
  • Waisman, Maya, Fordham University, USA
  • Wall, Larry, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, USA


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