• Now Open! 2015-2016 Board of Directors Election

    The nominees for the 2015-2016 Board of Directors positions are hereby submitted to the membership for election.

    The election will continue through 11:59 pm EDT on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. If you would prefer to receive a paper ballot, please contact Barbara Gutierrez at or 941-556-4117.

  • Nominate a Member for the 2015-16 AAA Nominations Committee

    Members of the Association are invited to nominate an AAA Member and/or themselves as candidates for the 2015-2016 AAA Nominations Committee. The AAA Nominations Committee selects candidates for the Board of Director officers whose names’ will be on the 2016 ballot and presented to the AAA membership for voting. Nominees will be voted on during the March Council Meeting and will serve for a one-year term beginning August 2015. Click Here to learn more about the position.
  • Nominate a Member for the International Council Member-at-Large Position

    The Board of Directors invites Members of the Association to nominate an AAA International Member and/or themselves as candidates for the position of International Council Member-at-Large. During the upcoming March Board Meeting, the Board will appoint the International Council Member-at-Large to serve on Council for a three-year term (2015-2018) which will begin at the conclusion of the 2015 Annual Meeting in Chicago. Optimal consideration will be given to nominees who are global citizens living and working outside of the United States. Click Here to learn more about the position.
  • AAA Vision of Our Future

    The AAA is poised to support and contribute to its members. Please Click Here to watch this video for a preview.

About the AAA

The American Accounting Association is the largest 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.

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The theme of the 2015 Annual Meeting in Chicago is "Building Bridges to Our Future" as we usher in the beginning of our centennial year. 

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Performance Target Revisions in Incentive Contracts: Do Information and Trust Reduce Ratcheting and the Ratchet Effect?
Jasmijn C. Bol and Jeremy B. Lill

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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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William H. Beaver

At the 2014 AAA Annual Meeting, two distinguished researchers graciously agreed to create short videos to convey aspects of their research to share across the academy: Professor Ron Dye, of Northwestern University and Professor William H. Beaver of Stanford University.

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

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