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The American Accounting Association is the premier community of accountants in academia. Founded in 1916, we have a rich and reputable history built on leading-edge research and publications. The diversity of our membership creates a fertile environment for collaboration and innovation. Collectively, we shape the future of accounting through teaching, research and a powerful network, ensuring our position as thought leaders in accounting.

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Issues in Accounting Education requests submissions for an issue to be published in 2021.

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Call for Nominations for the Next Editor of Accounting Horizons

The Accounting Horizons Steering Committee is soliciting nominations for the next Editor of Accounting Horizons through February 24, 2020. The goal is to have the next Editor appointed and in transition by late 2020. The Editor’s three-year term begins June 1, 2021.

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As Thought Leaders in Accounting, the American Accounting Association and its members are engaged with practice and participation discussions of national concern.
The AAA’s strategic plan emphasizes our vision of Thought Leadership. We accomplish this through our research, education, and input on accounting policies and standard setting.

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