American Journal of Business and Operations Research

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Dr. Noura Metawa Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Sharjah, UAE

Prof. M Kabir Hassan Professor of Finance, University of New Orleans, USA


Quarterly (January, April, July, October

Accepted papers will be published online directly 

Contact Information

Managing Editor

Dr. Abd Al-Aziz Hosni El-Bagoury.

Assistant Professor of Mathematical Statistics and Operations ResearchHigher Institute of Engineering and Technology, El-Mahala El-Kobra, Egypt.

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Publishing Mode and Access Fees

·      No article processing or publishing charges.

·      Readers need a subscription to access AJBOR contents published in 2022.

·      All published contents (2019-2021) are available for free.

Publishing Options

AJBOR offers authors two options ( Open Access or Subscription ) to publish their research

Submission Link

You can submit your paper directly using this link

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Published Articles & Issues

Published Contents

Call for Papers - Open Special Issues

S.I.: Pathway towards Sust. Transformation of Business and Society

Submission Deadline: 31st July 2022

Guest EditorsDr. Shakeel ul Rehman, Dr. Javid Gani Dar


American Journal of Business and Operations Research (AJBOR)  is a peer-reviewed journal published by ASPG, USA. This Journal is free with no article processing charges but it supports Open Access (OA) Publishing according to ASPG Open Access Policy. The journal aims to publish high-quality papers related to Business Applications and Operations Research and all other relevant areas. 

AJBOR accepts papers through peer review by professional colleagues in the relevant fields. Plagiarism, or copying text or results from other sources, is unethical behavior and is not tolerated in this journal. All manuscripts will be checked for originality using the CrossCheck database.

Researchers are welcome to submit papers to AJBOR  after preparing them according to the ASPG  template (Download from here) and following the ASPG Publishing Ethics and Malpractice Statement (See this page). AJBOR follows the ASPG peer-review process in handling all submitted papers (see this page for more details). By submitting their paper to AJBOR, authors confirm their agreement to ASPG terms, conditions, and publication ethics (please check for author page) and (Copyrights page).


For more details, please get in touch with AJBOR managing editor or ASPG editorial office:

Ms. N Saad

Phone: +1(504) 784-5024

Fax: +1-888-417-7465

Mailing Address: 625 Wright Ave, Gretna, LA 70056, USA



Aim and Scope:

American Journal of Business and Operations Research (AJBOR) is a peer-reviewed journal published by ASPG, USA.  AJBOR publishes theoretical, empirical and experimental high-quality papers that significantly contribute to the disciplines of Business, Operations Research, and relevant subjects. Using a wide range of research methods including statistical analysis, analytical work, case studies, field research, and historical analysis, articles examine significant research questions from a broad range of perspectives. The primary, but not exclusive, audience of this journal would be academicians, graduate students, industry managers, and others who are interested in intelligent business and operations research. The main criterion for publication in the AJBOR is the significance of the contribution an article would make to the literature, business practices, or discipline-related pedagogy.



 The topics of interest include, but are not limited to:


Business Administration Business Intelligence
Operations Research  Corporate Finance
Optimization Algorithms Financial Big Data Analytics
Financial Institutions Corporate Governance
Financial Market International Business
Allocation and Distribution in Projects Social Big Data Analytics for Marketing
E-Business Asset Pricing
Banking Efficiency  Credit Rating
Intelligent Transportation Systems Financial Engineering
Financial Forecasting  Financial Risk Management
Portfolio Optimization Real Estate Finance



Editor in Chief

Dr. Noura Metawa Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Sharjah, UAE

Prof. M Kabir Hassan Professor of Finance, University of New Orleans, USA


Associate Editors

Prof. Khaled Hussainey

Professor of Accounting and Financial Management, University of Portsmouth, UK


Prof. Mirjana Pejić Bach

Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Zagreb, Croatia


Prof. Haitham Nobanee

Abu Dhabi University, United Arab Emirates 


Dr. Ahmed Hassanein

Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait


 Dr. Sulaiman Mouselli

Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration, Arab International University, Syria


Dr. Willim Thompson

Director of Data Management, Maryland Institute for EMS Systems, Maryland, USA 


Dr. Jennifer Brodmann

California State University, Dominguez Hills, USA


Dr.Avishek Chakraborty

Department of Basic Science, University/College- Narula Institute of Technology Under MAKAUT, India


Dr. Hamdan Alabsi

Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Bemidji State University, USA 


 Dr. Dina k. Hassan

Accounting Department, Faculty of Commerce, Kafrelsheikh University, Egypt 


Dr. Ahmad AlQatan

Assistant Professor of Accounting, Arab Open University, Kuwait Branch


Dr. Bakhtear Talukdar

 Assistant Professor of Finance at University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Walworth County, Wisconsin, United States


Dr. Rafat Batayneh

Head of Finance and Banking Department at Amman Arab University, Jordan 


Prof. Elma Elfic Zukorlic

International University of Novi Pazar, Novi Pazar, Serbia


Prof. Suad Becirovic

International University of Novi Pazar, Novi Pazar, Serbia


Prof. Saad Metawa

Professor of Finance, Mansoura University, Egypt


Prof. Syed Zaidi

Associate Dean (Interim) and Accounting Department Chair at LSU Shreveport Shreveport, Louisiana, USA


Dr. Majed Almotairi Assistant Professor of management, Marketing & Information Systems, Southern Arkansas University, USA


Prof. Jasim Alajmi

Professor of Finance and Head of the Department of Banking and Finance, Ahlia University, Bahrain


Dr. Iman Akour

Associate Professor at the Department of Informartion Systems, University of Sharjah, UAE


Prof. Vitalina Babenko

Professor of Economics, V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine 


Dr. Abedallah Zaid Abualkishik

Chair of the Information Technology Management Department, American University in the Emirates, Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Prof. Maryna Nehrey 

Department of Economic Cybernetics, National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine


Dr. Ali A. Alwan

School of Theoretical & Applied Science, Ramapo College of New Jersey, USA


Dr. Irina Pustokhina

Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, Moscow, Russia


Dr. Ratno Agriyanto

Universitas Islam Negeri Walisongo Semarang, Indonesia


Dr. Md. Mahadi Hasan

Anwer Khan Modern University, Bangladesh


Dr. Syla Alif Rusmita

Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia


Dr Zakir Hossen Shaikh

Bahrain Training institute, Bahrain


Prof. Denis Pustokhin

State University of Management, Moscow, Russia


Dr. Majid Alharthi 

King AbduaAziz University, Saudi Arabia


Dr. Mohammad Irfan

CMR Institute of Technology, Bangalore, Karnataka, India


Dr. Syed Muhammad Abdur Rehman Shah

Faculty of Management System, University of Engineering and Technology Taxila, Pakistan 


Dr. Mohammad Zoynul Abedin

Department of Finance and Banking, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh




Researchers are welcome to submit papers to this journal after preparing their papers according the ASPG  template (Download from hereand ethics guidelines (See this page)


AJBOR journal is using ASPG editorial system for quality in the peer-review process.  ASPG editorial system is an online manuscript submission, review and tracking systems. Review processing is performed by the editorial board members of AJBOR Affairs or outside experts; at least two independent reviewers approval followed by editor approval is required for acceptance of any citable manuscript. Authors may submit manuscripts and track their progress through the system, hopefully to publication. Reviewers can download manuscripts and submit their opinions to the editor. Editors can manage the whole submission/review/revise/publish process.


All submissions are subject to a strict review process, drawing upon the expertise of a range of academic and industry experts to ensure the validity and relevance of the resulting journal content. Besides, an initial review process will be conducted by the Editor in Chief before sending the paper to the reviewers. 


To submit a new paper (or to track the status of a previous submission), please log in to your account on our OJS-ASPG submission system  

For any help information, please contact the managing editor through this email:




AJBOR is indexed in the following databases:


- GoogleScholar

- Microsoft Academic

- WorldCat

- Crossref