Corporate Ownership & Control: a call for papers

We would like to draw attention of the experts in theoretical and empirical studies in corporate governance that international peer-reviewed journal Corporate Ownership & Control announces a call for papers for the issues of the journal in the second half of 2017.

Important dates:

  • It is expected that the journal issues will be published by October 1, 2017 and December 1, 2017.
  • The deadline for submissions is July 15, 2017.

We encourage empirical and conceptual papers in the following areas:

  • Ownership structure
  • Mergers, acquisitions, restructuring
  • Bankruptcy, liquidation procedures
  • Corporate social responsibility and compliance
  • Disclosure and transparency issues
  • Corporate governance in family firms
  • Corporate governance in financial institutions
  • Corporate control
  • Earnings management
  • Managerial incentives
  • Payout/dividend policy
  • Financial reporting
  • Auditing
  • Board of directors’ practices
  • Shareholders’ rights
  • Shareholder activism
  • Corporate political involvement and corporate governance
  • Corruption, corporate governance and firm performance
  • Corporate governance and firm performance
  • Corporate governance and performance of family firms
  • Corporate governance and performance of the global firms
  • International and comparative corporate governance

For instructions for the authors see this page.

Papers must be written in English. Submit a paper to the editor by e-mail: alex_kostyuk[at] and a copy to the editorial assistant at k.huryna[at]