Aims and Scope

The Asian Finance Research Journal is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes high-quality research papers on a wide range of topics related to finance in Asia. The journal aims to provide a platform for researchers, practitioners, policymakers, and other stakeholders to share their insights and ideas on key issues in finance, with a particular focus on Asia.

The scope of the journal covers both theoretical and empirical research in finance, including but not limited to:

  • Financial markets and institutions
  • Corporate finance
  • Investments
  • Risk management
  • International finance
  • Behavioral finance
  • Financial regulation and governance
  • Financial innovation and technology
  • Sustainable finance and social responsibility


The Asian Finance Research Journal welcomes submissions from scholars and researchers around the world, but places a particular emphasis on research that addresses issues and challenges specific to Asia. The journal is committed to publishing rigorous, innovative research that advances the understanding of finance in Asia and contributes to the development of the field.