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CALL FOR PAPERS

CONFERENCE THEME: FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY DURING THE ERA OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC

The Malaysian Finance Association is proud to be the host for the 22nd Malaysian Finance Association (MFAC) Conference 2020 during the current pandemic with a virtual conference. We cordially invite submission of research papers in all areas of finance, economics and accounting. The annual conference provides an open platform for scholars and practitioners particularly to meet and share their current research as well as to exchange ideas and information on new development in these areas. All papers will be double blind-reviewed by a panel of established researchers.

 

CONFERENCE TRACK:

The scientific and organizing committee welcome submissions in all areas of finance, economics and accounting but not limited to: Accounting and Auditing, Corporate Finance, Islamic Finance, Financial Economics, Financial Institutions, International Finance, Investment, Behavioural Finance, Fintech and Real Estate Finance.

 

DISTINGUISHED SPEAKERS:
  • Professor Robert F. Faff, University of Queensland
    Editor-in-Chief, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal
  • Professor Sardar M N Islam, Victoria University, Australia and Distinguished Visiting Professor of Artificial Intelligence, Sriwijaya University
  • Professor Kabir Hassan, University of New Orleans
    Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management

 

BEST PAPER AWARDS:
  • 3 MFA Best Paper Awards (published in Capital Markets Review) with RM 1,000 cash prize for each paper
  • 1 Best Paper Award by Pacific-Basin Finance Journal (Special Issue) with USD$ 500
  • 2 Best Paper Awards by CFA Society Malaysia (published in CFA Institute Asia-Pacific Research Exchange) with USD$ 250 each
  • 3 Best Paper Awards (published in International Journal of Banking and Finance) with RM200 each

 

JOURNAL PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES:
  • Pacific-Basin Finance Journal (ISI)
  • Asian Academy of Management Journal of Accounting and Finance (Scopus)
  • Asian Journal of Business and Accounting (Scopus)
  • International Journal of Business and Society (Scopus)
  • International Journal of Economics and Management (Scopus)
  • Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies (Scopus)
  • Capital Markets Review
  • CFA Institute Asia-Pacific Research Exchange
  • International Journal of Banking and Finance

 

IMPORTANT DATES: 
Submission Deadline 15/09/2020
Notification of Acceptance (latest) 1/10/2020
Registration and Payment Deadline 15/10/2020
Final Paper Submission 15/10/2020

 

REGISTRATION FEE: 
Local:
MFA member RM100
Non-member RM150
Postgraduate candidates RM50
International:
Presenter / participant USD100
***Please visit below website for registration and submission
Submission:  https://submit.confbay.com/conf/mfac2020

 

QUERIES:

Email: mgt@mfa.com.my

Download this announcement in Pdf >> Call for Papers_27Aug2020

Program Book is available for download >> HERE

 

Updated on 14 Nov 2020 by Chuah S.F.