Accounting and the Public Interest Submission Fees

Editorial Policy

Submission Requirements:
Manuscripts are expected to be original research that has not been previously published or not currently under review by another journal. If measurement instruments (questionnaires, cases, interview plans, etc.) have been developed by the authors and are an integral part of the study, copies should be included with the manuscript. New manuscripts must be submitted through the Manuscript Submission and Peer Review System for API, 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.

MS Word files are preferred. There is no submission fee for Public Interest Section members (you must login if you are a Section member). A nonrefundable $25 fee will be charged to nonsection members. AAA members may choose to have the fee applied toward section membership dues that are coincidentally $25/year. The submission fee [membership fee] may be paid by credit card (Visa, MasterCard or 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

Revisions must be submitted within 12 months from notification; otherwise the manuscript will be considered a new submission.

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For multiple article submissions, please update the Quantity field, then enter the first four words from each submission title separated by semicolons in the field below (maximum: 250 characters including spaces).

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