The Asian Academy of Management Journal of Accounting and Finance (AAMJAF) is a peer reviewed journal published twice a year (May and October) by the Asian Academy of Management (AAM) and Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia. It is a specialized journal focusing on research in Accounting and Finance. The editorial committee of AAMJAF is committed towards ensuring publication of articles that meet high quality standards through its blind review process. AAMJAF is carried in the databases of Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), SCOPUS, RePEc (Research Papers in Economics), Asean Citation Index (ACI), EBSCOHOST, and is included under the Australian Excellence in Research (ERA) Ranked Journal List.

Aims & Scope

To provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and dissemination of empirical findings and analytical research in the specialized areas of accounting and finance with special emphasis on scholarly works with policy implications for countries in the Asia Pacific. The following are some of the topical subject areas relevant to the journal (but are not limited to):


  • Financial reporting and accounting standards
  • Auditing issues
  • Value based accounting and its relevance
  • Theory of accounting firm
  • Environmental auditing
  • Corporate governance issues
  • Public sector accounting


  • Valuation of financial assets
  • International capital flows
  • Ownership and agency theory
  • Stock market behavior
  • Investment and portfolio management
  • Islamic banking and finance
  • Microstructures of financial markets

The editorial committee of the Journal invites papers to be considered for publication in AAMJAF.

AAMJAF uses ScholarOne Manuscript Central, an online submission and reviewing system. Please use the following link for submission of manuscripts:

Vol. 19 No. 2 (2023)

Published: 2023-11-30

The Impact of Capital Regulations on Bank Margins of ASEAN Banking Sector

Fatin Nur Hidayah Taib Khan, Nurhafiza Abdul Kader Malim, Tajul Ariffin Masron, Rossazana Ab Rahim


Dividend and Excess Return in China

Jiaqi Da, Annuar Md Nassir , Andrew Tek Wei Saw, Hui Zhang, Wei Theng Lau


Financial Reporting Quality During COVID-19 Pandemic: International Evidence

Wan Adibah Wan Ismail, Akmalia M. Ariff , Khairul Anuar Kamarudin, Nur Shaida Mohd Adnan


Commonality in Liquidity: Evidence from Emerging Asian Actively-Managed Equity Funds

Suresh Kumar , Eliza Nor , Nik Hadiyan Nik Azman , Hyder Ali


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