CALL FOR PAPERS
Special Issue of
Asia–Pacific Journal of Financial Studies
on Chinese Capital Market
Special Issue Editor: Hongping Tan (McGill University)
Asia–Pacific Journal of Financial Studies (AJFS) invites manuscripts for a special issue on “Chinese Capital Market”, scheduled for publication in 2022. AJFS became the first finance journal published in the Asia-Pacific region covered by the Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) in 2006. Visit
http://wileyonlinelibrary.com/journal/ajfs for additional information about the Journal.
This special issue invites both empirical and theoretical papers in all areas of finance, with a special focus on the recent developments in the Chinese capital market, which has become a G2 economy during the last 40 years. The topics of interest for the special issue are broad, including but not limited to:
Textual analysis of media, corporate filings and analyst reports
Big data in Chinese capital market
Corporate disclosure and finance
Uncertainty/risk and corporate policy
Financial market regulation and reforms
Corporate financing and investment
Politics and corporate finance
Corporate social responsibility and finance
Capital market of greater China Area
Chinese cross-listing firms
Chinese debt market
Credit rating in China
The split-share structure and its reform
While this special issue also welcomes submissions focusing on capital markets other than China, priority will be given to those focusing on the Chinese capital market.
Up to five (8) papers will be selected and US$1,000 award will be granted to each selected paper.
All manuscripts must be in English and should follow the author guidelines at
To submit your paper, you should log in to your account on the Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies - ScholarOne Manuscripts site at https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/ajfs as an Author. All manuscripts should be submitted by February 28, 2022. Submission fee is waived, so upload the Submission Charge Form without PayPal information to complete your submission in Step 5 of the submission process. We expect to complete the review process and notify the result by June 30, 2022. Early-accepted papers may appear before the publication of the special issue, which is scheduled for December 2022. For queries, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.