Mission Statement

Mission StatementThe Management Accounting Section shall strive to stimulate and improve the teaching, researching and practice of accounting that assists in the effective and efficient management of entities. The goals of the Section include the following:

  • Improve the effectiveness of instruction in management accounting by fostering development, testing and discussion of methods and materials, as well as course offerings;
  • Encourage research in management accounting by facilitating the exchange of ideas and findings, and through opportunities for exposure of research results;
  • Increase opportunities for the interchange of ideas among members of the academic and professional community who are interested in management accounting; and
  • Encourage capable and promising accounting students to pursue careers in management accounting by enhancing their knowledge of the activities, responsibilities and opportunities offered by such careers.

Midyear Meeting

2018 Management Accounting Section Midyear Meeting

January 4 - 6, 2018 in Scottsdale, AZ: Please mark your calendar!


Journal

Journal of Management Accounting Research

Senior Editor
Karen L. Sedatole
Emory University
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The Management Accounting Section of the American Accounting Association publishes the Journal of Management Accounting Research (JMAR). Its objective is to contribute to improving the theory and practice of management accounting by promoting high-quality applied and theoretical research. The primary audience for this publication is the membership of the Management Accounting Section of the American Accounting Association and other individuals interested in management accounting.

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