Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Banking and Financial Research (JOBAF)'s written language is Turkish and English. Publication frequency of the journal is biannual. Journal of Banking and Financial Research's Turkish abbreviated name is "BAFAD", Turkish name is "Bankacılık ve Finansal Araştırmalar Dergisi" and English abbreviation is "JOBAF". 

The aim of the journal is to ensure sharing of the advances in the field of Banking and Finance between scientists, researchers and other people interested in the issue. Although the main objective of the journal is to share conducted original research in the field of banking and finance, review, article and short notes for information sharing are also accepted for publication.


Section Policies


Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Article submitted to the journal will be evaluated by at least 2 expert referees working in the field. The evaluation process will be monitored online. The evaluation report is expected to be within 1 month from the referees. The articles were found suitable for publication by two referees will be published in order of arrival.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.


ISSN: 2148-4090