Impact on Management Accounting Practice Award

Sponsored by the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants 

Call for Nominations

Award: An award in the amount of $2,000, sponsored by the Association of International Certified Practicing Accountants (the unified voice of AICPA and CIMA) will be presented annually at the Management Accounting Section Midyear Meeting for the paper that is judged to have the greatest potential impact on management accounting practice.

Deadline: August 31, 2019

Eligibility: The paper must have been published within the previous five years (i.e., August 2014 or later). In addition, the candidate must be a member of the Management Accounting Section of the AAA at the time of the award.

Selection Criteria: The award selection committee is composed of practitioner representatives nominated by the sponsoring organizations and chaired by the Section representative noted below. Final selection criteria will be determined by the committee.

Nomination procedures: The paper may be submitted by the author(s) or nominated by peer(s). The nomination must be submitted by e-mail with an electronic copy of the paper attached. Nominations should be submitted to Ann Gabriel, Chair of the Award Selection Committee, by August 31, 2019.

Ann Gabriel
Associate Professor of Accountancy
Ohio University
624 Copeland Hall
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 614-354-5882
E-mail: Gabriele@ohio.edu

Past Award Winners

Journal

Dear MAS members,

As the incoming Senior Editor of the Journal of Management Accounting Research (JMAR) for the 2019-2021 term, I am excited to announce the team of Editors that will serve during my term. They are a group of 13 strong researchers that are ready to work with you, current and future authors and referees, on publishing high quality and relevant management accounting research.

Continuing on JMAR’s promise to include diverse methodological perspectives, we have editors covering all methods used to address management accounting issues, and have wide geographical representation with 46% of the editors not based in the US. Furthermore, the incoming Editorial Board which are relied upon to do the bulk of the reviewing will, for the first time in JMAR’s history, consists of a majority of non-US based researchers. I will announce the incoming Editorial Board members at the Management Accounting Section’s midyear meeting in January.

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Letter from the President

Allen Webb

Dear Members of the Management Accounting Section of the AAA;

As one of my first official duties as MAS President, it is a pleasure to provide this summary of recent news and events, highlights of some new initiatives planned for the coming year, and reminders of upcoming deadlines and activities. Doing all we do as a section requires tremendous dedication by our members. I am incredibly grateful for the over 100 members who readily agreed to volunteer their time and talent during my term as President. Thank you all for your commitment to the success of the MAS in the upcoming year!

On a personal note, I’d like to thank Annie Farrell, Past-President and Mina Pizzini, former Secretary Treasurer, for their exemplary service to the MAS. As with most leadership positions, there is a significant amount of work that goes on behind the scenes to keep the MAS running smoothly, as I am now learning! Both Annie and Mina worked tirelessly and enthusiastically in their roles and continue to provide ...

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