Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory
A quarterly journal of the Auditing Section of the American Accounting Association


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Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory contributes to improving the practice and theory of auditing and encompasses internal and external auditing as well as other attestation activities (phenomena). Papers report results of original research that embody improvements in auditing theory or auditing methodology, discussion and analysis of current issues that bear on prospects for developments in auditing practice and in auditing research, and practices and developments in auditing in different countries. It prints quarterly in February, May, August, and November and is an A* journal indexed in Scopus and SSCI.

For more information on the journal and the Auditing Section, please click here. For additional journal data and citation analysis, see the Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory Journal Information Packet. 

Senior Editor:
Christopher P. Agoglia
Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory
University of Massachusetts Amherst
P: 413.545.5582
E: ajpteditor@isenberg.umass.edu

Editorial Office: AJPT@aaahq.org

AAA Publications Assistant:
Peyton Fultz
P: 941.556.4115
E: peyton.fultz@aaahq.org

How to Submit a Manuscript:

Step 1: Pay submission fee online (VISA, MasterCard, American Express). If you are unable to pay by credit card or have any questions, please contact the AAA Member Services Team at 941.921.7747 or info@aaahq.org. You will need your payment number when submitting to the journal. See the image below to locate the payment number.

Step 2: Upon receipt of payment, read the Editorial Policy and Manuscript Prep Guide to ensure your manuscript is ready for submission.

Step 3: Submit manuscript to the AJPT Peer Review System.

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Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory

Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory is available electronically to members of the Auditing Section. If you are a AAA member and would like to join the Auditing Section, please contact AAA Headquarters.

Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory is indexed in the Social Science Citation Index, which is included in the Web of Science.

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Midyear Meeting

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 The 2019 Auditing Section  Meeting will be held in Nashville, TN, at the Omni Nashville Hotel on January 17-19, 2019. More information coming soon!

Research

» PCAOB Research Fellowship Program Application: The PCAOB maintains a Research Fellowship Program that is intended to generate high quality publishable research on topics of relevance to the PCAOB’s mission. The program provides a way for the Board to obtain outside perspectives in analyzing data collected by the PCAOB through its oversight activities.  Fellows have the opportunity to engage closely with PCAOB staff in the development of research projects and serve as a valuable resource to staff economists. The PCAOB is currently soliciting interested applicants for research fellowships. Applications are due no later than December 15, 2018.

» Call for Papers - ISAR 2019: The 25th Annual International Symposium on Audit Research (ISAR) will be hosted by the Isenberg School of Management, University of Massachusetts Amherst on 7 and 8 June, 2019 in Boston, USA. The Symposium will be held at the Omni Parker House. We invite you to participate in the 25th ISAR. The scope of ISAR is broad and includes research papers and panels that deal with all aspects of auditing, attestation, and assurance. Papers that utilize any of a broad range of research methodologies will be considered.

» Audit Section AJPT/PCAOB Initiative: The goal of this initiative is to encourage theoretically-based, yet practice-relevant, research scholarship in the many aspects of external and internal auditing utilizing the PCAOB’s standards-setting agenda and Standing Advisory Group meetings, and the topics covered therein as substantive motivation for creative and innovative research that seeks to make a practical difference to the regulation and practice of auditing. See the linked document for specific instructions for submitting articles to AJPT under this initiative.

» Audit Section Research (ASR) Database: A Database of Auditing Research - Building Bridges with Practice


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