Editorial Board

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade: Mission and Scope

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade publishes research papers on financial and economic aspects of emerging economies. The journal features contributions that are policy oriented and interdisciplinary, employing sound econometric methods, using macro, micro, financial, institutional, and political economy data. Geographical coverage includes emerging market economies of Europe, the Balkans, the Middle East, Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Additionally, the journal will publish thematic issues and occasional special issues featuring selected research papers from major conferences worldwide.Special issues are published in regular issues. If you would like to organize a special issue from a conference or based on a call for papers, please contact the editor below.

Editors and Editorial Board

Ali M. Kutan - Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (akutan@siue.edu)
Associate Editors
Heitor Almeida - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Sumon Kumar Bhaumik - Sheffield University Management School
Stijn Claessens - Bank for International Settlements 
Barry Eichengreen - University of California, Berkeley
Campbell R. Harvey - Duke University
Kose John - New York University
Andrew Karolyi - Cornell University
Donald Lien - University of Texas at San Antonio
Frederic S. Mishkin - Columbia University
Arvind Panagariya - NITI Aayog
Carmen M. Reinhart - Harvard University
Luc Renneboog - Tilburg University
Dani Rodrik - Harvard University
Sergio Schmukler - World Bank
Ke Tang - Tsinghua University 
Jun Tu - Singapore Management University 
Dayong Zhang - Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
Editorial Board 
Ahmet Faruk Aysan - Istanbul Sehir University, Turkey
Janusz Brzeszczynski - Newcastle Business School (NBS), Northumbria University 
Kathryn M.E. Dominguez - University of Michigan
Axel Dreher - Heidelberg University
Saul Estrin - London School of Economics
Viviana Fernandez - Universidad Adolfo Ibanez
Allaudeen Hameed - National University of Singapore
Shawkat Hammoudeh - Drexel University
Evzen Kocenda - IES, Charles University 
Iikka Korhonen - Bank of Finland 
W.K. Leung - Nottingham University Business School, China 
Brian Lucey - Trinity College Dublin
Chia-Ying Ma - Soochow University, Taiwan 
Mansur Masih - INCEIF, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
Klaus Meyer - China Europe International Business School 
Paresh Narayan - Deakin University 
Lucjan Orlowski - Sacred Heart University 
Jenifer Piesse - King's College London 
Jing Shi - RMIT University, Melbourne 
Vladimir Tomsik - Czech National Bank 
K.C. John Wei -  Hong Kong Polytechnic University 
Taner Yigit - Bilkent University
Jeffrey Zhang - University of Dayton

EMFT is published by Taylor and Francis. For subscription information and recent contents of the journal go to http://www.tandfonline.com/mree
What Our Members Say

"Emerging Markets Finance & Trade focuses on the issues that are most important to emerging markets -- trade and trade policy and financial markets and flows ... an important forum for research and policy discussion in these areas."
- Paul Wachtel, Stern School of Business, New York University
"Emerging Markets Finance & Trade is the most comprehensive journal in its coverage of different regions of the developing world. The articles utilize the most recent advances in economic theory and econometrics."
- Mohsen Bahmani-Oskooee, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
"Emerging Markets Finance & Trade is essential reading ... with leading edge papers on the central topics of relevance to ... financial markets and international trade in emerging markets."- Saul Estrin, Department of Management, London School of Economics
"The analysis of the economic challenges faced by emerging markets has increasingly been attracting attention in the economic profession. This journal provides an important forum for high-quality research on these issues."
- Carmen M. Reinhart, Harvard University
"As a new member of SSEM and participant in your conferences , I certainly think the society is a magnet for scholars who pursue cutting-edge research. Their conferences are always far-reaching and well attended. I would recommend the society and conferences organized by SSEM to all scholars working on issues related to emerging markets."
- Mehmet E. Yaya, Eastern Michigan University
"I have previously submitted one of my manuscripts to your journal, EMFT, and I am glad to be a member of your prestigious academic society."
- Hanjoon (Joseph) Kim, Hoseo University, Republic of Korea
"EMFT provides thousands of scholars and practitioners a great platform to share their cutting edge research on emerging market issues. With its contribution and dedication to the profession, this platform will grow bigger."
- Mingsheng Li, Bowling Green State University
"I have presented my paper, "Regional Unemployment and the Restructuring of Distressed State-owned Enterprises: Evidence from China", at an SSEM conference, and this paper has been submitted to EMFT. "
- Min Zhang, Renmin University of China
"EMFT balances academic and practical insights well. It is a great joy to read the articles in EMFT. Thank you"
- Hyoung Goo Kang, Ph.D., Hanyang University Business School
"As an author who has published in EMFT, I find it a great journal to publish up-to-date research and learn about what is going on in emerging markets."
- Alfredo Jiménez, University of Burgos
"EMFT is currently one of the most important outlets for researchers focused on international financial markets. Over the years, the quality of manuscripts submitted to the journal has increased considerably thanks to the magnificent work of its editor, Dr. Ali Kutan."
- Viviana Fernandez, School of Business of Universidad Adolfo Ibañez
"The recent jump in EMFT’s Impact Factor to 0.953 in the Thompson-Reuters SSCI Ranking makes it an attractive place to submit research."
- Stanislaw Mramorelachev, South Pacific University
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