African Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance

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Editor: Prof. Aida Sy
ISSN online: 2046-8091
ISSN print: 2046-8083
4 issues per year
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With a population of 1 billion in 2009 living in 54 different countries, Africa has a diverse economy that includes trade, industry, agriculture and its own population resources. AJAAF provides a forum for exploring African research on current and future issues in business and beyond. It brings together interested faculty, professionals, policy makers, accounting/auditing/finance students, and others concerned with professional and regulatory matters in the corporate, university, schools of business, government and financial sectors.

 



 Topics covered include

  • Current issues
  • Definition/role of bookkeeping, accounting and the audit of financial institutions
  • Standard-setting, governments, IFRS
  • Regulations, fraud, ethics and the role of finance
  • Corporate governance and new audit technologies for global entities
  • Regulation of the banking sector and accountability of government functions
  • Importance of the labour process
  • Accounting's role in international capital market reporting
  • Big corporations, international institutions
  • African critical studies, accounting history, accounting/auditing for global warming
  • Role of accounting in slavery/colonialism, production/exploitation of raw materials
  • Accounting and sustainable development
  • Accounting, auditing and money laundering
  • Education and training of future African leaders
  • The expansion of business in Africa

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Objectives

The principal object of AJAAF is to serve accounting, auditing, finance and business researchers and practitioners across the African continent and beyond to allow them to disseminate their research findings to the business community.


Readership

The readership of AJAAF consists of academic institution professors, researchers, graduate students and accounting, auditing and finance professionals and business executives.


Contents

AJAAF publishes original papers, review papers, technical reports and case studies. Special Issues devoted to important topics within accounting, auditing and finance in Africa will occasionally be published.


 

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Editor

  • Sy, Aida, Marist College, USA
    (aida.sy@marist.edu)

    Associate Editors

    • James, Kieran, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
    • Mickhail, George, University of Wollongong, Australia
    • Owolabi, Akintola, Pan-African University, Nigeria

    Advisory Board

    • Briggs, Susan, University of South Australia, Australia
    • Casta, Jean-Francois, Université Paris Dauphine, France
    • Degos, Jean-Guy, Montesquieu University, France
    • Smith, L. Murphy, Murray State University, USA
    • Tinker, Tony, Baruch College at the City University of New York, USA

    Editorial Board Members

    • Formigoni, Henrique, Presbyterian University Mackenzie, Brazil
    • Forsberg, Per, Uppsala University, Sweden
    • Garcia-Benau, Maria A., Universidad de Valencia, Spain
    • Ghodbane, Sana Ben, IHEC Carthage, Tunisia
    • Herath, Siriyama Kanthi, Clark Atlanta University, USA
    • Imoniana, Joshua Onome, Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, Brazil
    • Kannaiah, Desti, RMIT University, Vietnam
    • Mroczkowski, Nicholas A., Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
    • Mustafa, Hasri, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
    • Nkamnebe, Anayo D., Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nigeria
    • Vieira, Elisabete Simões, University of Aveiro, Portugal
    • Wynne, Andy, IDLEMAT, UK
    • Zorio, Ana, Universidad de Valencia, Spain

     

    A few essentials for publishing in this journal

     

    • Submitted articles should not have been previously published or be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.
    • Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written (taken to mean more than 50%) and the author has cleared any necessary permissions with the copyright owner if it has been previously copyrighted.
    • All our articles are refereed through a double-blind process.
    • All authors must declare they have read and agreed to the content of the submitted article. A full statement of our Ethical Guidelines for Authors is available.

     

    Submission process

     

    All articles for this journal must be submitted via email.

    Have a look at our Author Guidelines and read our detailed information on Preparing articles.

    Meet all requirements listed in our Submissions Checklist.

    Send one copy of your article via email to

    Prof. Aida Sy (aida.symarist.edu or aida.sy1776gmail.com).