Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting

Country

United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd

H-Index

81

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

0306686X, 14685957

Coverage

1974-2021

Information

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How to publish in this journal

JBFAedoffice@wiley.com

Scope

Journal of Business Finance and Accounting exists to publish high quality research papers in accounting, corporate finance, corporate governance and their interfaces. The interfaces are relevant in many areas such as financial reporting and communication, valuation, financial performance measurement and managerial reward and control structures. A feature of JBFA is that it recognises that informational problems are pervasive in financial markets and business organisations, and that accounting plays an important role in resolving such problems. JBFA welcomes both theoretical and empirical contributions. Nonetheless, theoretical papers should yield novel testable implications, and empirical papers should be theoretically well-motivated. The Editors view accounting and finance as being closely related to economics and, as a consequence, papers submitted will often have theoretical motivations that are grounded in economics. JBFA, however, also seeks papers that complement economics-based theorising with theoretical developments originating in other social science disciplines or traditions. While many papers in JBFA use econometric or related empirical methods, the Editors also welcome contributions that use other empirical research methods. Although the scope of JBFA is broad, it is not a suitable outlet for highly abstract mathematical papers, or empirical papers with inadequate theoretical motivation. Also, papers that study asset pricing, or the operations of financial markets, should have direct implications for one or more of preparers, regulators, users of financial statements, and corporate financial decision makers, or at least should have implications for the development of future research relevant to such users. Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Accounting1999Q3
Accounting2000Q3
Accounting2001Q3
Accounting2002Q3
Accounting2003Q3
Accounting2004Q3
Accounting2005Q3
Accounting2006Q3
Accounting2007Q2
Accounting2008Q2
Accounting2009Q2
Accounting2010Q2
Accounting2011Q2
Accounting2012Q1
Accounting2013Q1
Accounting2014Q1
Accounting2015Q2
Accounting2016Q1
Accounting2017Q2
Accounting2018Q1
Accounting2019Q2
Accounting2020Q1
Accounting2021Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2000Q2
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2001Q2
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2003Q2
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2005Q2
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2020Q1
Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)2021Q1
Finance1999Q3
Finance2000Q3
Finance2001Q3
Finance2002Q3
Finance2003Q3
Finance2004Q3
Finance2005Q3
Finance2006Q2
Finance2007Q2
Finance2008Q2
Finance2009Q2
Finance2010Q2
Finance2011Q2
Finance2012Q1
Finance2013Q1
Finance2014Q1
Finance2015Q2
Finance2016Q1
Finance2017Q1
Finance2018Q1
Finance2019Q1
Finance2020Q1
Finance2021Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
19990.419
20000.299
20010.263
20020.275
20030.300
20040.358
20050.340
20060.481
20070.597
20080.697
20090.582
20100.640
20110.632
20121.125
20131.076
20141.201
20150.671
20161.102
20170.910
20180.956
20190.874
20201.282
20211.324
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
199956
200058
200156
200254
200357
200459
200569
200674
200773
200853
200954
201052
201145
201247
201346
201446
201541
201644
201746
201848
201943
202045
202183
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19990.680
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.527
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.407
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.559
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.710
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.649
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.735
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.983
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.073
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.309
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.643
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.528
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.375
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.593
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.929
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.784
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.745
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.900
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.927
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.322
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.067
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.762
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20213.852
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.680
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.459
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.346
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.371
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.542
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.659
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.682
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.924
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.955
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.347
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.330
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.067
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.258
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.629
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.694
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.681
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.489
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.714
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.901
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.092
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.812
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20202.657
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20213.551
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.678
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.387
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.307
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.202
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.491
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.505
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.491
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.898
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.986
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.109
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.119
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.879
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.123
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.423
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.663
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.258
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.239
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.747
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.765
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.733
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.628
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.187
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20213.477
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199923
Self Cites200021
Self Cites20018
Self Cites200216
Self Cites200320
Self Cites200418
Self Cites200523
Self Cites200620
Self Cites200742
Self Cites200865
Self Cites200955
Self Cites201034
Self Cites201151
Self Cites201292
Self Cites201378
Self Cites201453
Self Cites201545
Self Cites201655
Self Cites201760
Self Cites201841
Self Cites201941
Self Cites202058
Self Cites202188
Total Cites1999153
Total Cites200094
Total Cites200163
Total Cites200263
Total Cites200391
Total Cites2004110
Total Cites2005116
Total Cites2006171
Total Cites2007193
Total Cites2008291
Total Cites2009266
Total Cites2010192
Total Cites2011200
Total Cites2012246
Total Cites2013244
Total Cites2014232
Total Cites2015207
Total Cites2016228
Total Cites2017249
Total Cites2018274
Total Cites2019250
Total Cites2020364
Total Cites2021483
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19990.607
External Cites per document20000.361
External Cites per document20010.307
External Cites per document20020.281
External Cites per document20030.428
External Cites per document20040.558
External Cites per document20050.554
External Cites per document20060.825
External Cites per document20070.751
External Cites per document20081.046
External Cites per document20091.082
External Cites per document20100.935
External Cites per document20111.042
External Cites per document20121.100
External Cites per document20131.194
External Cites per document20141.297
External Cites per document20151.165
External Cites per document20161.301
External Cites per document20171.443
External Cites per document20181.792
External Cites per document20191.526
External Cites per document20202.250
External Cites per document20212.904
Cites per document19990.680
Cites per document20000.459
Cites per document20010.346
Cites per document20020.371
Cites per document20030.542
Cites per document20040.659
Cites per document20050.682
Cites per document20060.924
Cites per document20070.955
Cites per document20081.347
Cites per document20091.330
Cites per document20101.067
Cites per document20111.258
Cites per document20121.629
Cites per document20131.694
Cites per document20141.681
Cites per document20151.489
Cites per document20161.714
Cites per document20171.901
Cites per document20182.092
Cites per document20191.812
Cites per document20202.657
Cites per document20213.551
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
199917.86
200032.76
200130.36
200220.37
200319.30
200416.95
200530.43
200628.38
200734.25
200873.58
200922.22
201030.77
201120.00
201223.40
201321.74
201432.61
201541.46
201647.73
201745.65
201841.67
201932.56
202044.44
202149.40
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents199911
Non-citable documents20003
Non-citable documents20013
Non-citable documents20023
Non-citable documents20032
Non-citable documents20042
Non-citable documents20052
Non-citable documents20062
Non-citable documents20071
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20095
Non-citable documents201011
Non-citable documents201116
Non-citable documents201211
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20181
Non-citable documents20191
Non-citable documents20201
Non-citable documents20210
Citable documents1999214
Citable documents2000202
Citable documents2001179
Citable documents2002167
Citable documents2003166
Citable documents2004165
Citable documents2005168
Citable documents2006183
Citable documents2007201
Citable documents2008216
Citable documents2009195
Citable documents2010169
Citable documents2011143
Citable documents2012140
Citable documents2013139
Citable documents2014138
Citable documents2015139
Citable documents2016133
Citable documents2017131
Citable documents2018130
Citable documents2019137
Citable documents2020136
Citable documents2021136
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents1999143
Uncited documents2000146
Uncited documents2001138
Uncited documents2002124
Uncited documents2003105
Uncited documents2004102
Uncited documents2005106
Uncited documents200698
Uncited documents2007106
Uncited documents200899
Uncited documents200982
Uncited documents201082
Uncited documents201168
Uncited documents201249
Uncited documents201341
Uncited documents201458
Uncited documents201554
Uncited documents201648
Uncited documents201744
Uncited documents201839
Uncited documents201938
Uncited documents202031
Uncited documents202121
Cited documents199982
Cited documents200059
Cited documents200144
Cited documents200246
Cited documents200363
Cited documents200465
Cited documents200564
Cited documents200687
Cited documents200796
Cited documents2008117
Cited documents2009118
Cited documents201098
Cited documents201191
Cited documents2012102
Cited documents2013103
Cited documents201480
Cited documents201585
Cited documents201685
Cited documents201787
Cited documents201892
Cited documents2019100
Cited documents2020106
Cited documents2021115
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