>Call For Papers


Participants and paper authors are encouraged to submit papers in any of the streams listed below:

  • Adapting to Industry 4.0
  • Asian and Emerging Economies
  • Collaboration and Strategic Alliances
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Covid-19 Impact and Experiences
  • Cryptocurrencies in a World of Low Interest Rates
  • Cyber Security
  • Digital Transformation, Information Technology and Development
  • Economic Digitalization
  • Energy, Environment and Resources
  • Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation Management
  • Environmental Investments, Green Financing and their Economic Impacts
  • Financial Literacy
  • Fintech and Islamic Fintech
  • Frugal innovation
  • Globalisation in the Face of a Pandemic
  • Green HRM
  • Growth and Equity
  • Halal Products and Services
  • Human Resource Management and Leadership
  • Islamic Economics and Finance
  • Marketing Management and Consumer Behaviour
  • Micro-finance
  • Open Innovation and Knowledge Management
  • Performance Management Systems
  • Public Sector Readiness to Industry 4.0
  • Social Inclusion in Digital Economy
  • Strategic Issues in Business
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable and Inclusive Growth
  • Sustainable Development
  • Sustainable Production and Consumption
  • Sustainable Social Finance and Enterprises
  • Tourism Economics
  • Women Empowerment

Submission of Abstract

The abstract should be no longer than 500 words. The abstract should briefly introduce the research topic, identify research problem and/of the objectives, indicate the methodological approach planned/used for tackling the research problem; summarise the main or expected findings and policy implications. Authors who wish to present paper should submit an abstract to the conference secretariat via email http://bit.do/icbef2021 . Click here for abstract template

Abstract Review Process

All submitted abstracts will go through a peer-review process carried out by the conference scientific committee for presentation at the Conference.

of Acceptance/Rejection to Corresponding Author

Notification will be sent to the corresponding Author by 31 July 2021. Authors whose abstracts have been accepted will receive instructions for the submission of their full paper and presentation of their paper. At least one author must register and present the paper at the conference.

Submission of Full Paper

Authors of accepted papers are required to submit full papers to the conference secretariat. Papers should be no longer than 8000 words, including references and 3-5 key words. Click here for full paper template [include the link]. Full paper should be submitted as a Microsoft Word document (not as a PDF) via email to icbef.sbe@ubd.edu.bn, on or before the deadline.

Please ensure that the paper follows Harvard style reference system and is thoroughly proofread before submission. Also, before submitting, please ensure that:

  • the submitted paper has not been previously published or is not under review elsewhere;
  • you warrant that the paper is not an infringement of any existing copyright and will indemnify ICBEF organising team against any legal breach of such warranty.

Submitted papers will go through a peer review process for publication.

Best Paper Awards

Three papers will be selected for the best paper award, one each in the areas of Business, Economics and Finance. All submitted papers will be reviewed based on merit, novelty and practical application.

Post-Conference Publication

All accepted and presented papers at the conference will be published in the 3rd International Conference on Business Economics and Finance proceedings with ISBN.

Selected papers will be considered for publication (subject to double blind review and as part of journal requirement) in the following international refereed journals:

  • UBDSBE's Journal of Business and Economic Analysis (JBEA), published by World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd, Singapore

  • Journal of Science and Technology Policy Management (JSTPM), indexed by Scopus, Q2 the publisher is Emerald

  • International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management (IJABIM), indexed by Scopus, Q2