See you in August!

Annual Meeting 2018 Washington, DC

Working Paper Series

The ABO section collects and shares information about working papers that deal with behavioral accounting research. If you’d like to see the full paper, please send your request directly to the author listed as the primary contact. Thank you to those members who share, it makes a positive impact to our community.

ABO Research Conference

Thank you for attending the 2016 ABO Research Conference this past weekend. Given the value of the panel session on Saturday, Using Online Participant Platforms to Further Your Research, we have made the panelists' slides available below.

Using Online Participant Platforms to Further Your Research - Leiby Rennenkamp
Potential Pitfalls of On-line Platforms - Ken Trotman

Archive of Past ABO Conferences

2016 ABO Research Conference

2015 ABO Conference  

2014 ABO Conference 

2013 ABO Conference

2012 ABO Conference 

2011 ABO Conference

2010 ABO Conference 


Behavioral Tax Symposium

We are pleased to announce the 9th Annual Behavioral Tax Symposium to be held June 2-3 at the Hyatt Regency Reston in Reston, VA outside Washington, DC.  We encourage faculty and doctoral students to submit proposals and full papers for consideration in the Symposium program, but we also welcome attendance by those who are not on the program.  Details about the Symposium and how to register are below.  We offer a discounted registration rate of $100 for doctoral students.  A block of hotel rooms at a rate of $129 per night will been held until May 11.

Letter from the President

Dear Members of the Accounting Behavior and Organizations Section,

Our conference in San Antonio was smaller than usual given the unique circumstances, but all the more personal and engaging. Scott Asay did a commendable job leading the ABO through a year full of uncertainties, while Scott Emmett and Steph Grant put in a herculean effort to provide our section with an unmatched in-person experience. Thank you to the entire executive committee for overseeing our section’s health and operations amidst unprecedented times.

Looking forward, I am excited to continue supporting our mission of encouraging excellence in research and education at the intersection of accounting and behavioral and organizational sciences. Behavioral Research in Accounting, our section’s journal...

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Midyear Meeting

The 2021 Accounting Behavior and Organizations (ABO) Section Research Conference took place in San Antonio, TX last week from October 7-9. With COVID safety protocols in place, the meeting was a great success and paves the way for future engaging and successful AAA conferences! We are excited to be back together once again. As you attend future AAA in-person meetings, continue the connections by posting to #AAAbacktogether.


Behavioral Research in Accounting

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

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