About the Journal

Journal of Research in Emerging Markets (JREM, ISSN: 2663-905X) is an international peer-reviewed open-access journal on finance, economics, management, and law disciplines with a particular focus on emerging and developing markets. JREM was founded in 2019, and it is published quarterly and online by Dubai Business School at University of Dubai. More...

Current Issue

In progress

Published: 2021-03-02


Prevalence of the HDI: Alternative consideration of employment factors from 30 OECD countries

Diana Lestari , Dio Caisar Darma, Made Setini , Purwadi
Abstract 43 | PDF Downloads 36

Page 13-26

Do behavioral, educational, and legal factors determine the applicability of forensic accounting in the public sector?

Sagir Lawal, Junaidu Muhammad Kurawa, Kabir Tahir Hamid, Umar Habibu Umar
Abstract 69 | PDF Downloads 52

Page 27-43

External audit quality and clients' corporate governance mechanisms in Nigeria: Any nexus?

Kenny Soyemi, Oluwayemisi Victoria Afolabi, Imoleayo Foyeke Obigbemi
Abstract 50 | PDF Downloads 45

Page 44-59

African financial markets in a storm: Cryptocurrency safe havens during the COVID-19 pandemic

Seyram Pearl Kumah, David Adjei Abbam, Ransford Armah, Evelyn Appiah-Kubi
Abstract 37 | PDF Downloads 26

Page 60-70

Journal of Research in Emerging Markets


for articles published in the year 2020


In order to acknowledge the contributions and continued support of the authors, the Editors of Journal of Research in Emerging Markets are delighted to announce the “2021 JREM Best Paper Award” for articles published between 1 January and 31 December 2020. After a careful evaluation, the JREM Award Committee will select the paper nominated for the Best Paper Award.