This section of the site details the various publications we produce as a section for our members and for a wider audience interested in AI and wider emerging technologies in accounting, auditing and taxation.

Our two primary outlets are:

  • Our Journal - Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting (JETA) - Click here for further details on this publication and full listings of recent articles we have published.
  • Our Member's Newsletter - Click here for access to previous newsletters.

A journal of the Emerging Technologies Section of the American Accounting Association

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Editor: Miklos A. Vasarhelyi
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark

New manuscripts must be submitted through the Manuscript Submission and Peer Review System for Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting, located at The site contains detailed instructions regarding the preparation of files for submission. To ensure anonymous review, please note that the article title page (with author names) must be in a separate file from the manuscript text.

Submission Fee
There is no submission fee.

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President's Letter

Andrew McLelland

Dear fellow GNP colleagues,

It is an honor for me to serve as the 2015-2016 President of the Government and Nonprofit (GNP) Section of the American Accounting Association (AAA). Seventeen years ago, I presented my first governmental research paper at the annual meeting in New Orleans. I was a really nervous Texas A&M University Ph.D. student, and the members all made me feel welcome.

They also provided valuable feedback on the paper and encouraged me to get involved with the section. When I attend conferences today, I still feel this way. Not only do we have the friendliest section in the AAA, I feel it is the most important area of accounting research. I believe we have the greatest ability to influence governmental and nonprofit practices with our collective research and expertise.

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Midyear Meeting

2017 Government and Nonprofit Section Midyear Meeting

Please mark your calendar!

We are pleased to announce the 2017 Government and Nonprofit Section Midyear Meeting will be held in Long Beach, California at The Westin Long Beach on March 10-11, 2017.

GASB Gil Crain Grant

GASB Gil Crain Memorial Research Grant

Since its formation in 1984, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) has encouraged academics and other researchers to conduct studies that would be relevant to the GASB’s standards-setting activities. Over the past 30 years, such research efforts have resulted in publishing their research in research briefs, journal articles, and occasionally in GASB research reports.

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Standard Setting

Standard Setting Activities