The 2nd International Conference on Accounting and Finance in Emerging Markets


The 2nd International Conference on Accounting and Finance in Emerging Markets (ICAFEM)

Theme: Information Change and Corporate Finance Development with High Quality



October 12-13, 2019


Sponsored by:

Nanjing University of Finance and Economics

Society for the Study of Emerging Markets

Sponsoring Journal:

Emerging Markets Finance and Trade (SSCI)

International Review of Financial Analysis (SSCI)

International Review of Economics and Finance (SSCI)

Sponsoring Institution:

Shanghai Zeji Education Training Co., Ltd

Chartered Valuation Analyst (CVA) Institute

Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)



The new era of information technology revolution, this has provided new space for firm development and economic growth. The innovation and application of intelligent information technology, for enterprise management decision provides a convenient, depth of auxiliary information means, promote the transformation of enterprise development. In economic transformation and the development idea of high quality and economic development, understanding the implications of intelligent information technology on the company's financial behavior, and to promote the financial quality development of the enterprise has far-reaching strategic meaning. In order to better understanding development of intelligent concept of corporate financial frontier problem research in China, Nanjing University of Finance and Economics (NUFE) joint together with The Society for The Study of Emerging Markets (SSEM), International Review of Financial Analysis (IRFA) and International Review of Economics and Finance (IREF) hold high quality development idea of China's financial development academic conference. The theme of the conference is emerging market economies in the intelligent information technology change and development of enterprise financial strategy.

 We invite interested scholars, policy makers, and other parties from accounting, economics, finance, management and other related fields to submit abstract or complete papers related in the following areas, but not limited to:

l  Intelligent Information Technology

l  Information Technology Auditing

l  Accounting and finance in Capital Markets

l  Mobile Internet Network

l  Management Accounting under Information Technology

l  Financial Shared Services

l  Financial Wind Services

l  Wisdom Financial System

l  Financial Robot Application

l  Block chain Technology

l  Intelligent Financial Decision System

l  The Reform of Mixed Ownership in Emerging Markets

l  Corporate Social Responsibility in Emerging Markets

l  Organization Reform in Emerging Markets

l  Financial Markets and Micro-Structure of Stock Exchanges in Emerging Markets

l  Risk Management

l  Financial Stability

l  Asset Pricing and Portfolio Valuation

l  Green Finance and Climate Change

l  Trade and Foreign Direct Investment in Emerging Markets

l  Financial Innovation and Fintech

l  Microfinance and Economic Development


Venue: Nanjing University of Finance and Economics campus, NO.3 Wenyuan Road, Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province, China



The Managing Editor of Emerging Markets Finance and Trade will conduct a special session on "How to publish in top journals in economics and business", targeted towards young scholars and graduate students. Questions will also be taken from the participants of the session.



Professor Brian M. Lucey

Professor of Finance at Trinity College Dublin (TCD). His research interests including international finance, capital structure, econometrics, and investment. He got his BA in TCD, MA in University of California, Davis (UCD), PhD in University of Stirling. He was an economist at the Central Bank of Ireland (1987-92) and before that an Administrative Officer at the Department of Health (1985-1987).he has published over 200 papers in top journals, such as Financial Review, Journal of Banking and Finance, Emerging Markets Review etc.



Professor Xian Shi

Professor of Accounting at NUFE. Her research fields including auditing, internal control. She has published over 20 academic research papers in top academic journals, such as Accounting Research, Auditing research. And also she has finished many high quality research projects. Her teaching courses Fixed Assets Investment Auditing and Internal Auditing had been reward as the first tier course in Jiangsu province. Professor Shi now is vice headmaster of NUFE, and is important leader in many related academic societies.



The conference only accepts English written papers. Authors are invited to submit a full paper to by August 31, 2019. Papers will be selected for presentation at the conference by the conference committee and will be notified by September 15, 2019.The criteria for selecting papers for the program include the nature of the research topic, the economic implications of the research, and the academic quality of the research design. The number of papers that can be accommodated is limited, so please be sure to submit your paper early.



Selected papers will be published as a symposium in a regular issue of the Emerging Markets Finance and Trade (EMFT), International Review of Financial Analysis (IRFA), International Review of Economics and Finance (IREF).

Please indicate at the time of submission if you would like your paper to be considered for publication in a regular issue of EMFT, IRFA, IREF. Acceptance to the conference does not imply acceptance into the EMFT, IRFA, IREF issue which aims to publish valuable research contributions on the theme. Submissions to the journal will undergo a fast-track review process that maintains the EMFT/IRFA/IREF 's normal publication standards.

The detailed information about the submission process and deadline will be provided at the conference and emailed to registered authors.



Registration fee covers conference materials, welcome reception, coffee breaks, lunches, seminar, and a gala dinner during the conference.



Early bird fee (Before October 1,2019)


Standard fee




Without paper submission


The registration fee waives the submission fee for conference papers submitted to Emerging Markets Finance and Trade and includes one-year membership in the SSEM. Members receive free subscription to EMFT (online).




Alternative hotel accommodations at discounted faculty rates are available as follows:

[1] Xin Di Hotel (10 min walk from campus) is a five-star foreign-located conference hotel. +86 400 778 6288

[2] Zhong Gong Hui Yue Hotel (15 driving from campus is a four-star foreign-located conference hotel which locates next Nanjing University of finance and Economics. +86 025 86986888


 [3] Xian Lin Hotel (15 min walk from campus) is a three-star foreign-located situated in the Nanjing Normal University campus. Its environment and facility is modern and comfortable.

Phone: +86 025 85845888 



Due to the limited number of hotel rooms available, please complete your registration and lodging reservation early. Please note that all conference participants and presenters are responsible for paying their own hotel expenses.


E-mail: Questions about the conference should be directed to:

Telephone: +86- 25- 8671 8312.


Nanjing University of Finance and Economics (NUFE), one of the key comprehensive universities in Jiangsu Province, is oriented to the disciplines of economics and management, coupled with those of laws, humanities, science and technology. At present the university hosts 19 schools and departments. The university has a famous reputation at the major of accounting, finance, economics and food science. The University is located in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. Many popular tourist attractions are around the city such as Zhongshan Temple, Xuanwu Lake Garden, and Ming Dynasty City Wall etc.

Welcome To Nanjing University of Finance and Economics!