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Call For Papers

Global Business and Finance Research Conference

DATES: 5 – 6 May, 2014

VENUE: Marriott Hotel, Melbourne, Australia

Submission Deadline: 4 April, 2014

 Registration Deadline: 25 April, 2014



The above 2-day annual international gathering intends to  bring together  academics and  researchers from all over the world to  exchange and share their knowledge, experiences and research results about all broad areas of  Accounting, Banking, Finance, Economics, Management and  Marketing, Business Law, Business Ethics, Business Educations and e-business.  This conference is organised by Australian Research Centre for Accounting, Finance and Economics (ARCAFE), Australia and sponsored by  Journal of Business and Policy Research, International Review of Business Research Papers, World Journal of Management, Global Review of Accounting and Finance and Global Economics and Finance Journal which are ranked by Australian Business Dean Council ( ABDC), ERA of Australian Research Council plus  Cabells Directory and EBSCO of USA.

Submission and Review Guidelines

Please submit full papers and/or abstracts by 4 April (please note you can submit papers anytime before this deadline). To submit paper, please click on “Submit Paper” Link in the website and fill in the form, attach your paper and click submit. You can submit full paper or abstract which will be anonymously  reviewed. The notice relating to acceptance of abstract and/or full paper will be provided within 2 weeks after we receive them.

Please see the submission guidelines on the website and Sample Paper for more information on how to submit your paper. You are also welcome to volunteer to participate as discussants, session chairs, reviewers and members of the program committee.

Online Conference Proceedings, Benefits and Publication Opportunity:

There are many benefits you can enjoy if you attend this conference:

  • Publication of abstract or full paper, for registered delegates, in refereed conference proceedings (online) on dedicated website namely which also contains proceedings of our previous conferences. In addition, publication via Google Scholar will be attempted.
  • Publication opportunity in the above 5 ranked journals subject to compliance to review report, editorial comments, conference feedback and payment of applicable subscription fees.
  • Best Paper Award announced from a block of 10 papers in each track and will be published in any of the above journals and a certificate will be issued to the winners. Winners will also receive Associate or Full Fellowship of the ARCAFE.
  • Attendance Certificates, Day-long feedings including buffet lunch and Conference Dinner (optional) (optional)
  • Proxy presentation for those who cannot attend the conference

Important Deadlines:

Submission Deadline: 4 April, 2014

Registration Deadline: 25 April, 2014

Review Outcome: Within 2 weeks after receipt of paper

Last Day to Send Full Papers: 25 April, 2014


Please click on the links provided on for more information.

Send your paper to: Dr. Mohammad Hoque via emails

Program Chairs:

Professor Bob Clift, Chairperson of ARCAFE, Australia and former Dean of The University of Melbourne, Australia

Associate Professor Victoria Wise, President of ARCAFE, Deakin University, Australia