Special Issue

special issue


The Role of AI in Elevating Accounting and Financial Reporting Quality

Guest Editors:
Dr. Hany Elbardan
Prof. Dr. Hassan Yazdifar
Dr. Moataz Moamen Elmassri
Dr. Mayada Abd El Aziz Youssef
Deadline for manuscript
31 January 2025


Message from the Guest Editors Dear Colleagues, This Special Issue is about exploring, analysing and advancing knowledge at the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and accounting, specifically focusing on financial reporting quality.


The scope of this Special Issue encompasses a broad range of topics within the nexus of artificial intelligence and accounting, with a specific emphasis on financial reporting quality. Submissions are encouraged to address, but are not limited to, the following themes: 1) Algorithmic Processing in Accounting; 2) Machine Learning in Financial Reporting; 3) Ethical Considerations in AI-Driven Accounting; 4) Regulatory Challenges and Opportunities; 5) Case Studies and Empirical Research; 6) Future Directions and Emerging Technologies.


By addressing these and other related topics, the Special Issue aims to contribute to the ongoing scholarly discourse on the transformative role of artificial intelligence in shaping the landscape of accounting and financial reporting.


Message from the Editor-in-Chief

Prof. Dr. Thanasis Stengos
Department of Economics and
Finance, University of Guelph,
Guelph, ON N1G2W1, Canada

Researchers are most welcome to contribute original research articles or comprehensive review papers for consideration and publication in Journal of Risk and Financial Management (JRFM ), an on-line, open access journal. JRFM adheres to rigorous peer-review as well as editorial processes, and publishes high quality manuscripts that address theoretical, practical and empirical issues in analysing real life financial data. The goal of JRFM is to enable rapid dissemination of  high impact research to the scientific community.


Author Benefits

Open Access:— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, EconBiz, EconLit, RePEc, and other databases.
Journal Rank: CiteScore - Q2 (Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous))


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Journal of Risk and Financial Management
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