Accounting Behavior and Organizations Sections Awards


ABO Notable (Lifetime) Contribution Award in Behavioral Accounting Literature

The ABO Section is pleased to invite nominations for the ABO Notable Contribution Award in Behavioral Accounting Literature.

This is a Lifetime Contribution Award given to an individual who has contributed substantially to the theory and practice of behavioral accounting research during the individual's academic career. Examples of accomplishments include, but are not limited to:

  • relevant contribution to behavioral accounting research (including the results of systematic inquiries: theoretical and/or methodological in the broad field of accounting)
  • scholarly publication in leading accounting, management, psychology, sociology and other behavioral accounting related disciplinary journals
  • citation of work in accounting, management, and social sciences indexes, abstracts and citations databases
  • impact or potential impact on other research in the field of accounting, including but not limited to managerial, financial, auditing, and other subject areas
  • overall distinguished achievement to merit the Notable (Lifetime) Contribution Award to behavioral accounting research and knowledge

The names of previous award winners are shown here.

Please submit nominations electronically to Axel Schulz at A.Schulz@latrobe.edu.au.  The deadline each year for submitting nominations is May 27, 2019.  All nominations must include curriculum vitae of the nominee and a detailed letter highlighting the individual's accomplishments and contributions. Self nominations are welcome. Once nominated, individuals are considered for three successive years.

Letter from the President

Dear Members of the Accounting Behavior and Organizations Section,

I am honored to serve the ABO section as president for the 2019‐2020 term. I look forward to following in the footsteps of Past-President Molly Mercer in actively seeking ways to ensure the continued financial health of our section, as well as working on AAA initiatives including the important topic of producing and disseminating more practice-relevant research.

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The deadline for submitting nominations for the ABO Notable (Lifetime) Contribution Award in Behavioral Accounting Literature is May 27, 2019.

Please email your nomination to Axel Schulz at A.Schulz@latrobe.edu.au  For more information, click here. 

The deadline for submitting nominations for the ABO Outstanding Dissertation Award is May 27, 2019. 

Please email your nomination to Axel Schulz at A.Schulz@latrobe.edu.au  For more information, click here

BRIA

Behavioral Research in Accounting

A journal of the Accounting, Behavior, and Organizations Section of the American Accounting Association

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Midyear Meeting

2019 Accounting Behavior and Organizations Research Conference

October 3-5, 2019 - The Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island

Join us for the 2019 Accounting Behavior and Organizations Research Conference being held in Providence, Rhode Island at the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel on October 3-5, 2019. More details about the meeting along with meeting registration, will be posted here soon. We look forward to seeing you in Providence.

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