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PLEASE NOTE, that due to additional workloads caused by COVID 19, we are closed to new submissions until 31st July. Please note that we will stay open for only the first 20 submissions so as to avoid becoming so backlogged in future. We apologise for this inconvenience.

The Australasian Accounting, Business and Finance Journal is a double blind peer reviewed academic journal. The AABFJ publishes interdisciplinary research which informs a range of business-related fields. These include accounting, finance and financial planning research. AABFJ holds a B ranking on the Australian Business Deans Council (ABDC) journal list.

Contact: AABFJ Editor.

The Australasian Accounting Business and Finance Journal appears in the Web of Science database under the Business Finance category. AABFJ articles appear in the Scopus database for 2014 onwards. Our articles appear on both the ProQuest and EBSCO databases and our journal is listed with Cabell's and Ulrich's Directories. AABFJ is an open access journal which appears on DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals). AABFJ is also listed in the Emerging Source Citation Index of Thomson Reuters. AABFJ is currently rated as a Q2 under SJR (Scimago Journal & Country Rank). AABFJ is now ranked in the CABS's (the Chartered Association of Business Schools) Academic Journal Guide. AABFJ was a B ranked journal on the 2010 ERA (Excellence in Research for Australia) List of the Australian Research Council.

SCImago Journal & Country Rank

ISSN: 1834-2000 (print). ISSN: 1834-2019 (online).

Current Issue: Volume 16, Issue 2 (2022) Environmental Social & Governance for Sustainability Conference 2021

Special Issue Editor: Dr Chitra De Silva, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia

Articles included in this special issue were originally presented at the Environmental, Social & Governance for Sustainability Conference, 2021 held in Melbourne, Australia.



Editorial Volume 16 Issue 2. March 2022.
Chitra S. de Silva Lokuwaduge

Academic articles


Governance and Sustainability in Local Government
Anona Armstrong and Yongqiang Li