• Annual Meeting 2017 SanDiego

    2017 Annual Meeting - opportunities to submit

    April 3, 2017 Interactive Sessions (Effective Learning Strategies and Emerging and Innovative Research Sessions)
    FASTCA-17 Faculty-Student Collaborations in Accounting
    May 15, 2017 Global Emerging Scholars Research Workshop

    This year's meeting is August 5-9, in San Diego, California. We look forward to seeing you there!

    Please click HERE to learn more.
  • Academic Access to COSO Frameworks is Now Available to Faculty and Students!

    REGISTER NOW for access through August 31, 2017

    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.
  • Call for Nominations for 2017-2018 AAA Nominations Committee Members

    The Board of Directors invites Members of the Association to nominate multiple qualified AAA Members and/or themselves as candidates for the 2017-2018 AAA Nominations Committee.

    Learn more about the AAA Nominations Committee and submit your nominations

    The deadline to nominate is Friday, March 3, 2017.

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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See you in 2017!

Annual Meeting 2017 SanDiego

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, the AAA’s newest journal, has now published its first issue in the AAA Digital Library! The objectives of the Journal of Forensic Accounting Research (JFAR) are to promote excellence in the research, teaching, and practice of forensic accounting, with a balance among basic research, practice, and education. In addition, forensic accounting research is to be broadly conceived, and not limited to fraud research.

JFAR Article Spotlight:
"Financial Reporting Fraud: Public and Private Companies" by A. Scott Fleming, Dana R. Hermanson, Mary-Jo Kranacher, and Richard A. Riley, Jr.

Click the journal image above to be taken directly to the Digital Library.

Publications News

Journal of Information Systems and Accounting and the Public Interest are now available to all AAA members!

The Accounting Information Systems section has opened the Journal of Information Systems, and the Public Interest section has opened Accounting and the Public Interest. Click the journal cover thumbnails above to access their articles on the digital library.

Did you know you can set notifications to alert you when new content is available on the digital library? Just log in at and then click on your name to set your preferences under the Alert tab.

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.

Click Here to view the video of Professor Robert Kaplan.

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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