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Journal of Business Valuation and Economic Loss Analysis

Editor In Chief: Bradley T. Ewing and Jim Hoffman
Your benefits:
  • Strong applied focus on the recent theoretical and practical developments
  • Conceptual studies ready-to-use in business
  • Invaluable source of information on the business-related topics
  • High quality peer-review

The Journal of Business Valuation and Economic Loss Analysis (JBVELA) is a refereed academic journal that publishes continuously throughout the year and is co-edited by Bradley Ewing and James Hoffman. The mission of the Journal of Business Valuation and Economic Loss Analysis is to improve the practice of business valuation, economic loss analysis, and risk management by helping to inform academics, practitioners, and attorneys about theoretical and practical developments in these fields.

  • business valuation
  • economic loss analysis
  • risk management

Article formats
Research articles
The journal publishes three categories of manuscripts. The first category encompasses both empirically- and conceptually-based manuscripts that advance the fields of business valuation, economic loss analysis, or topics related to risk. The second category of manuscripts focus on the description of how theory has been put into practice, including case study examples. The third category of manuscripts concerns how recent rulings and changes in the law affect business valuation, economic loss analysis, and risk management practices, assessment, and analysis.

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Content available since 2006 (Volume 1, Issue 1)

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You can easily submit your manuscript online. Simply go to...
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Your benefits of publishing with us
  • Rapid online publication ahead-of-print with short turnaround times
  • High quality manuscript processing through ScholarOne Manuscripts®
  • Optional open access publication
  • Accepted papers will be published online first as DOI-citable, forward-linked articles for quickest possible visibility for the scientific community
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Submission process
  • Submission of your paper via our submission management tool
  • Peer review process (you will be guided through every step)
  • Decision on your paper
  • If accepted: you have the option to publish it open access
  • Publication online and in print
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We look forward to receiving your manuscript!


Dr. James J. Hoffman, New Mexico State University
Dr. Bradley T. Ewing, Texas Tech University

Managing Editor

Cindy Ewing, Ph.D. Resource Group, LLC

Senior Associate Editor

Jayne Hoffman, Ph.D. Resource Group, LLC

Associate Editor

Roberto Castro, Financial Transaction House-US

Editorial Board

Ashok Abbott, University of West Virginia
Frank Adams, Kennesaw State University
Peter Agrapides, Western Valuation Advisors
Dr. Keith Brigham, Texas Tech University
Rod P. Burkert, Burkert Valuation Advisors, LLC
Jim Catty, Corporate Valuation Services
Travis Chamberlain, Clifton Gunderson LLP
Richard Conn, Conn Valuation Services Ltd.
Sudip Datta, Wayne State University
David D. Dawley, West Virginia University
James DiGabriele, DiGabriele, McNulty & Co., LLC
Bob Dohmeyer, Dohmeyer Valuation Corp
Darrell Dorrell, Financial Forensics
Michael Sack Elmaleh, Michael Sack Elmaleh, CPA
Greg Gadawski, Financial Forensics
Ann Graham, Hamline University
Shawkat Hammoudeh, Drexel University
John W. Hill, Kelley School of Business
Rick Hoffman, Loan Peak Valuation Group
Stephen M. Horner, SMH Economic Consulting
Jim Horvath, ValuQuest Limited
Harry Howe, State University of New York at Geneseo
Dan Jordan, Dominican University of California
Mark Kaiser, Louisiana State University
Yassir Karam, Clifton Gunderson LLP
C. W. Kenneth Keng, Texas Tech Univeristy
Sarkis Khoury, University of California, Riverside
William Kretlow, University of Houston
Jamie Kruse, East Carolina University
Eric Lewis, Siena College
Jeff Lippitt, Ithaca College
Mike Long, Rutgers University
Francisco Lopez, IE Business School
Gerald Lynch, Purdue University
Lari Masten, Masten Valuation
Dr. Doug May, Grassi & Co.
Chris Mercer, Mercer Capital
Ronald Mitchell, Texas Tech University
Albert Okunade, University of Memphis
John Paglia, Pepperdine University
William Pasewark, Texas Tech University
James Payne, Benedictine University
Shannon Pratt, Shannon Pratt Valuations
Howard Qi, Michigan Technological University
Dan Rickman, Oklahoma State University
Keith Sellers, University of Denver
Tom Siems, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Ron Stacey, Legacy Advisors
Mark Thompson, Texas Tech University
Reed Tinsley, Tinsley and Associates
Rania Uwaydah, American University of Beirut
Scott Wait, The McLean Group, LLC
Dr. Mark Walker, University of Mississippi
Dennis Webb, Primus Valuations
Paul White, ERS Group



Audience: researchers in economics, finance, management, insurance, risk management and law; accountants; attorneys; risk managers; financial analysts