Accounting Behavior and Organizations Sections Awards


ABO Notable (Lifetime) Contribution Award in Behavioral Accounting Literature

The ABO Section is pleased to invite nominations for the ABO Notable Contribution Award in Behavioral Accounting Literature. The deadline each year for submitting nominations is May 28, 2018. Once nominated, individuals are considered for three successive years. The award is typically not given out every year. The names of previous award winners are posted at the ABO website.

This is a Lifetime Contribution Award given to an individual who has contributed substantially to the theory and practice of behavioral accounting research during the individual's academic career. Examples of accomplishments include, but are not limited to:

  • relevant contribution to behavioral accounting research (including the results of systematic inquiries: theoretical and/or methodological in the broad field of accounting)
  • scholarly publication in leading accounting, management, psychology, sociology and other behavioral accounting related disciplinary journals
  • citation of work in accounting, management, and social sciences indexes, abstracts and citations databases
  • impact or potential impact on other research in the field of accounting, including but not limited to managerial, financial, auditing, and other subject areas
  • overall distinguished achievement to merit the Notable (Lifetime) Contribution Award to behavioral accounting research and knowledge

Please submit nominations electronically to Axel Schulz at A.Schulz@latrobe.edu.au.  All nominations must include curriculum vitae of the nominee and a detailed letter highlighting the individual's accomplishments and contributions.

Self nominations are welcome.

Letter from the President


ABO Members:

Hello! It is an honor to serve the ABO section as president for 2017-2018. 

I would like to offer my sincere appreciation to all of the current and former ABO officers and section volunteers who spend countless hours to organize conferences and doctoral consortia, review papers, provide discussant feedback, and serve on committees. The ABO section is truly an amazingly collegial group of individuals who actively support each other in the pursuit of behavioral accounting research.

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The deadline for submitting nominations for the ABO Notable (Lifetime) Contribution Award in Behavioral Accounting Literature is May 28, 2018. Please email your nomination to Axel Schulz at A.Schulz@latrobe.edu.au  For more information, click here. 

The deadline for submitting nominations for the ABO Outstanding Dissertation Award  is June 15, 2018. Please email your nomination to Axel Schulz at A.Schulz@latrobe.edu.au  For more information, click here

The deadline for submitting nominations for the BRIA Best Paper Award is June 10, 2018. Please email your nomination to Kristina Rennekamp at kmr52@cornell.edu  For more information, click here

 

BRIA

Behavioral Research in Accounting

A journal of the Accounting, Behavior, and Organizations Section of the American Accounting Association

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Midyear Meeting

The 2018 ABO Research Conference

October 11-13, 2018 -- Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel, Phoenix, AZ.  

The 2018 ABO Research Conference will be held at The Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel in the vibrant downtown of Phoenix, Arizona October 11-13, 2018. The Doctoral Consortium will be held on October 11-12. The Research Conference will commence with a luncheon on Friday, October 12 and continue throughout the day on Saturday, October 13.

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