Accounting and Finance Research (AFR) is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal, published by Sciedu Press. The journal seeks to publish research articles that are original hypothetical and theoretical in its nature and that provides exploratory insights in the fields of accounting, corporate finance, investment, insurance, monetary banking, stock exchange, capital markets and relevant subjects. The journal is published in both online and printed versions. All publications are open access in full text and free to download.
ABSTRACTING AND INDEXING:
2016 Q2: Articles Received: 35; Accepted: 24; Rejected: 11; Published: 18; Retracted: 0
2016 Q1: Articles Received: 35; Accepted: 23; Rejected: 13; Published: 15; Retracted: 0
2015: Articles Received: 105; Accepted: 70; Rejected: 34; Published: 54; Retracted: 0
2014: Articles Received: 114; Accepted: 87; Rejected: 24; Published: 67; Retracted: 0
2013: Articles Received: 81; Accepted: 59; Rejected: 24; Published: 56; Retracted: 0
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|Accounting and Finance Research (AFR) has been evaluated and accepted for listing in EconLit. An annotation of the journal will appear in the New Journals section of the Annotated Listing of New Books department of the December 2013 issue of the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL).|
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We are seeking submissions for forthcoming issue published in August 2016. The paper should be written in professional English. The length of 3000-8000 words is preferred. All manuscripts should be prepared in MS-Word format, and submitted online: http://www.sciedupress.com/afr or sent to:email@example.com
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Vol 5, No 3 (2016)
Table of Contents
|Assessment of Compliance with OHADA Uniform Accounting Act by Public Limited Companies|
|Michael Forzeh Fossung||p1|
|The Effects of Customers’ Bargaining Power on Capital Expenditure and Earnings Management: Evidence from Taiwan|
|Shieh-Liang Chen, Li-Yu Chen||p12|
|Dual Attributes of Government Intervention and China’s Real Estate Prices—Is Chinese Government a Promoter of the Real Estate Prices?|
|Hong Xu, Hui Wang, Chunming Zhou, Zhen Geng||p29|
|Corporate Governance in the Banking Sector (Empirical Study on the Effect of Separating Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Positions on Financial Performance)|
|Ayman Mohamed Zerban, Wael Bahaa El Din Ateia||p37|
|On the Informational Role of Delayed Good News: A Firm-Level Crash Risk Evidence from Egypt|
|Abd El-Rahman M. Selmy, Khairy A. El-Giziry||p44|
|Bank Performance and Its Underlying Factors: A Study of Rural Banks in Indonesia|
|Te-Kuang Chou, Agung Dharmawan Buchdadi||p55|
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Accounting and Finance Research
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