The Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences (JEF) publishes theoretical and emprical research in the field of Economic and Financial Sciences. Manuscripts published in JEF fall mostly in the areas of auditing, corporate finance, corporate governance, economics, econometrics, financial accounting, financial planning, investment management, management accounting and taxation in the emerging market. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research - Special Collection: Wars and pandemics economic and financial consequences

The regional consequence of a disaster: Assessing employment transition during economic recovery  
David Dyason
25 January 2023

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Impact of industrialisation on economic growth in Nigeria  
Oyebanji J. Ibitoye, Aderounmu A. Ogunoye, Ewert P.J. Kleynhans
15 December 2022

Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to reviewers  
Editorial Office
14 December 2022


Time series forecasting in the artificial intelligence milieu  
Ilse Botha
09 December 2022

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Targeting untapped intra-regional trade opportunities for trade integration in Africa  
Lorainne Ferreira, Ermie Steenkamp, Riaan Rossouw
22 November 2022

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Agricultural trade credit: Evidence from smallholder primary producers in Ghana  
Stanley Kojo Dary
16 November 2022

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Volatility spillovers in equity and foreign exchange markets: Evidence from emerging economies  
Tsepiso Nyopa, Sibanisezwe A. Khumalo
11 November 2022

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The determinant of African banks’ capital structure: Basel III Accord or bank-specific factors?  
Ayodeji M. Obadire, Vusani Moyo, Ntungufhadzeni F. Munzhelele
26 October 2022

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Assessing the nature of corporate environmental responsibility in Zimbabwe’s gold mining sector  
Loveness Nyikahadzoi, Ronnie Lotriet, Anet Smit
24 October 2022

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Mainstreaming environmental, social and governance integration in investment practices in South Africa: A proposed framework  
Francis Marais, Cornelis T. van der Lugt, Nadia Mans-Kemp
19 October 2022
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 Press Release: Online Resource & News Portal - Department of Health, Republic of South Africa

Visit www.sacoronavirus.co.za for up to date information about the COVID-19 Pandemic. Hotline: 0800 029 999 | WhatsApp: 0600-123456  
Posted: 2022-01-27

Book Release: Read our latest book


State-owned enterprises in Africa and the economics of public service delivery. A broad perspective on the performance and governance trends of SOEs in the African continent. Download the open access PDF: https://bit.ly/3kj985E . Edited by Fulufhelo G. Netswera, Omololu M. Fagbadebo, and Nirmala Dorasamy from Durban University of Technology, South Africa.

Posted: 2023-01-17

Event: Conference: Risk and Uncertainty in Finance and Economics


The School of Economics at the University of Johannesburg, in collaboration with the Centre for Mathematical Economics at the Bielefeld University in Germany, cordially invites scholars to submit research papers for presentation consideration at the First Financial Engineering Meeting that will take place on 04 - 07 April 2023 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The meeting aims to bring together academics, sharing their research findings and discussing current and challenging issues in the research areas of “Risk and Uncertainty in Finance and Economics.” This meeting is an ideal occasion for local academics to team up with scholars around the world to present their research, exchange research ideas, and experiences, and develop research projects. The organizing committee welcomes submissions in all areas of risk and uncertainty for presentation at the conference no later than 30 January 2023 (early submission is highly encouraged). Please visit https://bit.ly/3ioUKbv for more information.

Posted: 2023-01-09

Press Release: Call for new journal proposals


You are invited to submit a proposal for a new scholarly journal that AOSIS aims to publish. AOSIS will award one successful proposer with the funding necessary to start the publication in 2023. The proposer will also be eligible to join the journal's Editorial Board. Click here https://bit.ly/3UnhW6M to submit your proposal. Read more at https://bit.ly/3OU3l1S

Posted: 2022-12-01 More...

Notification: Special Issue: Submissions Deadline Extended


We have extended the deadline for submissions this years' special issue to be published in the Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences (JEF). Submission deadline: 31 August 2022. THEME: Wars and pandemics:  Economic and financial consequences. For more info, visit https://bit.ly/3PljHyW

Posted: 2022-08-11 More...
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