• Academic Access to COSO Frameworks is Now Available to Faculty and Students!

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    The AAA, in a joint project with Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO), will provide through its Academic Access program password access to COSO’s Internal Control—Integrated Framework (2013) and Compendium Bundle.

About the AAA

The American Accounting Association is the premier community of accountants in academia. Founded in 1916, we have a rich and reputable history built on leading-edge research and publications. The diversity of our membership creates a fertile environment for collaboration and innovation. Collectively, we shape the future of accounting through teaching, research and a powerful network, ensuring our position as thought leaders in accounting.

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Call for Submissions

We welcome you to submit your work to one of our Meetings or Journals. Search for one of the available Call for Submissions.

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AAA Publications



Journal of Forensic Accounting Research

The Journal of Forensic Accounting Research (JFAR), a journal of the Forensic Accounting Section of the AAA, has published its first issue. The objective of JFAR is to promote excellence in the research, teaching, and practice of forensic accounting.

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Journal of Financial Reporting

Substance, Commentary and Compromise: JFR's New Approach to Academic Publishing

Publications News

Accounting Horizons 

Co-Editors Named

Gopal V. Krishnan and Ray J. Pfeiffer have been named Co-Editors of Accounting Horizons. Professors Krishnan and Pfeiffer will assume the duties of Accounting Horizons Co-Editors June 1, 2018, when Teri Lombardi Yohn completes her 3-year term. Please join us in congratulating, and thanking, Gopal and Ray for their extraordinary contributions. To read the full announcement, click here.


Accounting Historians Journal

Accounting Historians Journal (AHJ), the journal of the Academy of Accounting Historians, is an international journal that addresses the development of accounting history, thought and practice. AHJ will be available in our digital library in June.


Upcoming Events

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Outreach to Society

As Thought Leaders in Accounting, the American Accounting Association and its members are engaged with practice and participation discussions of national concern.
The AAA’s strategic plan emphasizes our vision of Thought Leadership. We accomplish this through our research, education, and input on accounting policies and standard setting.

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Presidential Round Table Interviews

In this video, AAA Past-President Karen Pincus hosts a panel of fellow AAA Past-Presidents to get insights on their experiences, and the changes, growth, and future of the Association. Past-Presidents include Nancy Bagranoff, Bill Beaver, Joel Demski, Kevin Stocks, Mary Stone, Gary Sundem, Pete Wilson, and Jan Williams.

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Distinguished Scholar Videos

Robert S. Kaplan

Robert S. Kaplan, the Marvin Bower Professor of Leadership Development, Emeritus at the Harvard Business School, is the third in our series of Distinguished Scholar Videos.

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Click Here to view the video of Professor Ron Dye.

Click Here to view the video of Professor William H. Beaver.

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