Focus and Scope

The RBAF welcomes both theoretical and empirical contributions. Nonetheless, theoretical papers should yield novel testable implications, and empirical papers should be theoretically well-motivated.


The journal covers a broad spectrum of business, accounting & finance related themes including, but not limited to:

  • Business and global governance
  • Business and public policy
  • Business ethics
  • Marketing
  • Business-government relations
  • Stakeholder management
  • Taxation policy and outcomes
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Financial services and security markets
  • Fraud - identification & detection
  • Corporate and behavioural governance
  • Technology affecting accounting
  • Derivatives and financial management
  • Risk management
  • Investments and alternative investments
  • Long term financing,
  • Small and medium sized enterprises
  • Entrepreneurial finance
  • Risk and corporate governance
  • Liability management