The International Journal of Business, Accounting, and Finance (IJBAF-ISSN-1936-699X) is published (since 2007) by the Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. The IJBAF is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal. The acceptance rate is 20%. Articles published in the journal are included in the worldwide databases of EBSCO and Gale/Cengage learning. Abstracts of published articles are indexed by IABPAD. Current and back issues of the journal, in electronic form, can be obtained from IABPAD.

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The aim of this journal is to publish original (theoretical, empirical, or applied) research articles that will contribute significantly to the accounting and finance literature. Papers are selected based on a double-blind peer review process. Manuscripts will be judged on their contents, originality, soundness of analysis, writing style, presentation, structure, and contribution to the literature. Papers published in a conference proceedings cannot be considered for publication in the journal. Articles will be checked for originality using Unicheck: Plagiarism checker. Information concerning manuscript submission, journal guidelines, and editorial policy are posted on this website.

The International Journal of Business, Accounting, and Finance, editors, editorial board, and the International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines are not responsible for the views expressed by authors in this journal. The proofreading of the manuscripts and any errors are the sole responsibility of the individual authors.

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International Journal of Business, Accounting, and Finance

Awni Zebda, Editor
Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi

Editorial Board

Ali Darrat
Louisiana Tech University

Leonrad Branson
University of Illinois Springfield

D.K. Malhotra
Philadelphia University

Mohamed Hassan Abdel-Azim
Cairo University

Michael Luehlfing
Louisiana Tech University

Victor Bahhouth
University of North Carolina-Pembroke

Mohamed H. Rashwan
The British University in Egypt (BUE)

Musa Darayseh
American University of Sharjah

Hassan Hamadi
Notre Dame University, Lebanon

Chang Liu
Southwest University of Finance and Economics

Natalya (Natasha) Delcoure
TX A&M University-Kingsville