Number of Volumes 25
Number of Issues 65
Number of Articles 522
Number of Contributors 890
Article View 1,307,519
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View Per Article 2504.83
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Number of Submissions 2,244
Rejected Submissions 1,632
Reject Rate 73
Accepted Submissions 269
Acceptance Rate 12
Time to Accept (Days) 209
Number of Indexing Databases 21
Number of Reviewers 210

Financial Research Journal (FRJ) is a peer-reviewed, open access, quarterly journal which publishes the original research articles from around the world that focus on theoretical and empirical research in Financial Management, providing a forum for both academics and practitioners concerned with the financial management of modern financial institutions. The journal aims to contribute to the development of Middle-Eastern markets and its financial industry by promoting mutual cooperation and exchange among scholars, professionals, and policy makers to share research interests and policy issues in the field. Financial Research Journal (FRJ) plays a critical role in helping members keep up-to-date with practice-relevant research in the field of Financial Management and stay abreast of new ideas and techniques.

The submitted papers will be published after review as well as the approval of the editorial board. The journal was established by the Faculty of Management, University of Tehran in 1993. The honorable professors and researchers are highly appreciated if they visit this site, register, submit and set up their papers based on authors guidelines. Therefore, visiting in person or calling the journal office are not recommended, so all connections with authors and reviewers are done through the website.




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Current Issue: Volume 25, Issue 1, 2023 

Credit rating and cost of capital


Ali Rahmani; Mona Parsaei; Golshan Mohammadikhanghah

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