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.

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 Managing Editor:
Stephanie Austin
P: 941.556.4110
E: stephanie.austin@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 receipt code when submitting to the journal.

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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AJPT/AAA Auditing Section/PCAOB Initiative

Research and Regulatory Collaborations:

Research Motivated by the PCAOB Standards Setting Agenda

SUMMARY: The goal of this initiative is to encourage theoretically-based, yet practice-relevant, research scholarship in the field of auditing (defined broadly to include internal auditing, external auditing, and other forms of independent assurance). We seek to provide a sustainable, continuing call for this type of research by 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. Click here for more information.

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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

January 11-13, 2018 – Hilton Portland & Executive Tower Portland, Oregon
Please mark your calendar!

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#AuditProud [Save the date: September 28]

As a part of its Discover Audit initiative, the Center for Audit Quality (CAQ) is coordinating the third annual
#AuditorProud social media day on Thursday, September 28, 2017. On #AuditorProud Day, we celebrate the
audit profession, and help raise awareness about the many opportunities and benefits a career in audit can offer.
The social media event brings together individuals who are helping to educate and train the next generation of
audit professionals, students interested and considering a career in the profession, current and former auditors,
and those who work with auditors. On September 28th, we want to celebrate the audit profession and encourage
students and others to learn more about the world of opportunity a career in audit can offer.

See the toolkit that contains all the information you need so that your university/college can join the conversation on
#AuditorProud Day.

Research

» 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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