Week of October 30, 2017
The CFP Board Center for Financial Planning is launching Financial Planning Review, a double-blind, peer-reviewed academic journal that will be published quarterly by John Wiley & Sons beginning in mid-2018. Its topics will include financial planning, portfolio choice, behavioral finance, household finance, psychology and decision making, and consumer finance and regulation.
Emerald Publishing in the U.K. has acquired three journals from U.S. publisher PrAcademics Press for 2018 publication: Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management, Journal of Public Procurement, and International Journal of Organization Theory & Behavior.
OpenStax, a nonprofit that provides free textbooks to nearly 1.5 million college students every year, is partnering with the Open Textbooks initiative of Open University in the U.K. to bring its textbooks to the United Kingdom. OpenStax is based at Rice University in Houston, Texas.