Faculty of Business Administration
FBA Distinguished Scholar Seminar
Hosted by The Business Research and Training Center


How to Get your Work Published in International Journals: The Perspective of an Editor from JAPP


Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy

Date: Friday, 22 October 2021
Time: 3:45 pm
Format: Online via Zoom

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During this talk Prof. Trombetta will share some ideas on how to craft a paper for publication in an international journal. We will look at some examples in order to understand some important key ideas to keep in mind while crafting the paper. We will look at both what do before submission and during the review process if the initial submission is successful. We will also zoom into some peculiarities of the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy.


Prof. Marco Trombetta is Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy and Professor of Accounting and Management Control at IE Business School, where he has been also the Associate Dean for Research since 2011. He holds an M.Phil. and a D.Phil. in Economics from the University of Oxford (UK), a doctorate in Public Economics from the University of Pavia (Italy) and a “Laurea” degree magna cum laude in Economic and Social Sciences from “L. Bocconi” University (Milan – Italy). Before joining IE Business School he held academic positions at Carlos III University (Spain), the University of Oxford (UK) and at the London School of Economics (UK). He has held visiting positions at the University of Chicago GSB (U.S.A.) and at “L. Bocconi” University in Milan (Italy).

His main research interests are the theory and empirical analysis of disclosure, auditing and financial literacy. He has also acted as external expert for the valuation of research projects for both the Spanish and the Italian Ministry of Education and Scientific Research.