Universal Journal of Accounting and Finance  

Universal Journal of Accounting and Finance is an international peer-reviewed journal that publishes original and high-quality research papers in all areas of accounting and finance. As an important academic exchange platform, scientists and researchers can know the most up-to-date academic trends and seek valuable primary sources for reference.

ISSN: 2331-9712 (Print)

ISSN: 2331-9720 (Online)

Contact Us: ujaf.editor@hrpub.org or editor@hrpub.org

Website: https://www.hrpub.org/journals/jour_info.php?id=22

Call for Special Issues

Accounting and Finance in the Post-Covid 19 Era: Insights and New Trends
The recent and fast development of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak have required measures and policies that have significantly disrupted (or are expected to disrupt) the activities of many entities. COVID-19 has already had a significant impact on global financial markets, and it may have accounting, auditing and managerial implications for many firms. This special issue has the wide scope to intercept contributions related to the impact of the increasing complexity and risk in today’s global uncertainty due to COVID-19 on corporate governance, accounting, finance and auditing in order to point out the whole effect of pandemic on companies and on businesses’ life.

Subjects Coverage
Impact of pandemic on financial reporting, both annual and interim report.
Implication for going concern assessment in auditing processes;
Impact on fair value measurement;
Impairment of non-financial asset;
What is the impact of COVID-19 the scope of IFRS 9’s expected credit loss (ECL);
Corporate governance approach to the definition of new company risk policies;
Disclosures related to risks and uncertainties about the impact of COVID-19 on future periods;
The impact of COVID-19 on stock markets
The effect of COVID-19 on M&A operations
What is the impact of COVID-19 on non-financial disclosure and sustainability information
How the use of big data on accounting and finance could be affected by COVID-19 pandemic

List of Guest Editors
Pier Luigi Marchini
University of Parma, Italy
Alice Medioli
University of Parma, Italy
Carlotta D’Este
Catholic University of Piacenza, Italy
Ennio Lugli
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Veronica Tibiletti
University of Parma, Italy
Gianluca Gabrielli
University of Parma, Italy

Submission Deadline: September, 15th 2020
Review Results: September 30th 2020
Deadline for Revision: October 31st 2020
Notification of Final Decision: November 15th 2020
Approximate Publication Date: December 2020

Please contact the editor at editor@hrpub.org for further information and discussion.