Call For Papers

25th International Business Research Conference

Venue: Taj Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa

Dates: 13 – 14 January 2014

Submission Deadline: 18 November 2013 and

Registration Deadline: 02 December 2013


Send papers and enquiries to:

Full-length papers, research-in-progress papers, case studies and /or abstracts,  relating to all areas of Accounting, Banking,  Business Law, Finance, Economics, Investment,  Management,  Management Information  Systems, Marketing, E-Commerce,  Business Ethics and Business Education are invited for the above international conference. This conference is sponsored by World Business Institute, Australia, WBI London Limited, UK & American Research and Publications International, USA and 8 Referred and Cabell’s Indexed Journals and is featured by blind review of papers. An author can submit up to 2 papers and all papers will be anonymously reviewed. 


To submit either an abstract or full paper, please email a copy of your paper as a MS Word file attachment including all authors’ names and affiliations to The authors will be informed about review outcome and acceptance of the paper and abstract within a period not exceeding 14-21 days after we receive them. 


The most important feature of this conference is “Written Feedback on your paper” in the form of Review Report. On the basis of the recommendations provided by the peer reviewers, quality papers will be considered for publication in the following indexed international refereed journals:  Journal of Business and Policy Research, World Journal of Management, Global Economy and Finance Journal, International Review of Business Research Papers, Global Review of Accounting and Finance, Journal of Accounting, Finance and Economics, World Journal of Social Science and World Review of Business Research, subject to compliance to review report, editorial comments, conference feedback and payment of applicable submission fees.   


Best paper award will be announced from a block of 15 papers in each track and will be published in any of the above journals and a certificate will be issued to the winners. All accepted and registered abstract and full papers will be published in the refereed conference proceedings with ISBN and will be published electronically via a separate website, namely, . 

For more Information on conference fees, submission guidelines, journals etc., please visit the links provided on the conference website.  

Please forward all enquiries to Professor Dr. Mohammad Hoque and/or Ms. Nuha Jahan on  

Track Chairs 

Accounting: Professor Bob Clift, Former Dean, University of Melbourne, Australia

Banking: Professor. Mohammad Hoque, WBI London, UK

Finance: Professor William Lim, York University, Canada

Economics:  Dr. Ruhul Amin, Curtin University of Technology, Australia

Management and Marketing: Professor John Okpara, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, USA