Scholarly Research about the Financial Economics of Entrepreneurship & Small Business

The Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance (JEF) was established in 1991 and is a premier source of academic research related to small business finance and entrepreneurship. The journal's audience, both as authors and as readers, includes academicians and practitioners in the field everywhere. Relevance, originality, rigor, timeliness, and quality are among the key criteria used for making decisions on submitted manuscripts.

The JEF publishes both print and digital editions. There is neither a submission fee nor a publishing fee. To ensure maximum impact and reach, the journal is indexed in Digital Commons, ProQuest, EconPapers, EconStor, RePEc, as well as other indices and repositories.

The Co-Editors of the Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance are Craig R. Everett of Pepperdine University and James C. Brau of Brigham Young University.

Current Issue: Volume 18, Issue 1: Spring 2016



Federal Home Loan Bank Advances and Small Business Lending
Travis R. Davidson and W. Gary Simpson


Commercial Bank Small Business Lending Pre and Post Crisis
Kevin T. Jacques, Richard Moylan, and Peter J. Nigro