Journal of Management Accounting Best Paper Award

Purpose:
The Journal of Management Accounting Best Paper Award is presented annually to the JMAR paper deemed to have the greatest potential impact on management accounting research. Plaque will be presented to the winner at the Management Accounting Section Midyear meeting in January 2020 in Houston, TX

Eligibility and Nomination Procedures:
Papers must have been published in 2017, 2018 or 2019

Please submit your nomination(s), along with reasons why you believe the paper should be considered for the Award, to Markus Arnold, Chair of the Publications Committee markus.arnold@iuc.unibe.ch by September 1.

Selection Process:
The award winner is elected by the members of the Management Accounting Section's Publications Committee.

Journal of Management Accounting (JMAR) Best Paper Award Prior Winners

 Note: Awards were presented at the Midyear Meeting for the subsequent year – e.g., the 2017 award was presented at the 2018 Midyear Meetin
2020 Kenneth A. Merchant, Carolyn Stringer and Paul Shantapriyan, "Setting Financial Performance Thresholds, Targets, and Maximums in Bonus Plans" Journal of Management Accounting Research, Vol. 30, No. 3 (Fall 2018) pp. 55-73
2019 Ella Mae Matsumura and Jason Schloetzer, "The structural and executional components of customer concentration: Implications for Supplier Performance"
2018 Dennis Campbell, Srikant M. Datar, Susan L. Kulp, and V. G. Narayanan. 2015. "Testing Strategy with Multiple Performance Measures: Evidence from a Balanced Scorecard at Store24", Journal of Management Accounting Research 27(2): 39‐65.
2017 Clara Chen, Shimin Chen, Fei Pan, and Yue Wang "Determinants and consequences of transfer pricing autonomy: An empirical investigation"
2016 Clara Xiaoling Chen, Shimin Chen, Fei Pan, and Yue Wang. "Determinants and Consequences of Transfer Pricing Autonomy: An Empirical Investigation", Journal of Management Accounting Research 27 (2): 225‐259.
2015 Mark Bagnoli and Susan G. Watts. 2013."Knowing versus Telling Private Information about a Rival", Journal of Management Accounting Research 25(1): 35‐57.
2014 Shane S. Dikolli, Susan L. Kulp and Karen L. Sedatole. 2013. "The Use of Contract Adjustments to Lengthen the CEO Horizon in the Presence of Internal and External Monitoring", Journal of Management Accounting Research 25(1): 199-229
2013 S. Jane Jollineau, Thomas W. Vance, and Alan Webb. 2012. "Subordinates as the First Line of Defense against Biased Financial Reporting", Journal of Management Accounting Research 24(1): 1‐24. Ge Bai, Freddy Coronado, and Ranjani Krishnan. 2010. "The Role of Performance Measure Noise in Mediating the Relation between Task Complexity and Outsourcing", Journal of Management Accounting Research 22(1): 75‐102.
2012 John Harry Evans III, Kyonghee Kim, Nandu J. Nagarajan, and Sukesh Patro. 2010. "Nonfinancial Performance Measures and Physician Compensation", Journal of Management Accounting Research 22(1): 31-561
2011 Shane S. Dikolli, Christian Hofmann, and Susan L. Kulp. 2009. "Interrelated Performance Measures, Interactive Effort, and Incentive Weights", Journal of Management Accounting Research 21(1): 125-149.
2010 Martine Cools and Regine Slagmulder. 2009. "Tax-Compliant Transfer Pricing and Responsibility Accounting", Journal of Management Accounting Research 21(1): 151-178
2009 Ramji Balakrishnan, Naomi S. Soderstrom, and Timothy D. West. 2007. "Spending Patterns with Lapsing Budgets: Evidence from U.S. Army Hospitals", Journal of Management Accounting Research 19(1): 1-23
2008 Alexander Brüggen and Frank Moers. 2007 "The Role of Financial Incentives and Social Incentives in Multi-Task Settings", Journal of Management Accounting Research" 19(1): 25-50
2007 Brian Mittendorf. 2006. "Capital Budgeting when Managers Value both Honesty and Perquisites", Journal of Management Accounting Research 18(1): 77-95
2006 Eddy Cardinaels, Filip Roodhooft, and Luk Warlop. 2004. "The Value of Activity-Based Costing in Competitive Pricing Decisions" Journal of Management Accounting Research 16(1): 133-148
2005 Rodney E. Smith and William F. Wright. 2004. "Determinants of Customer Loyalty and Financial Performance" Journal of Management Accounting Research 16(1): 183-205
2004 Rajiv D. Banker and Stephen C. Hansen. 2002. "The Adequacy of Full-Cost-Based Pricing Heuristics", Journal of Management Accounting Research 14(1): 33-58
2003 Mark A. Covaleski, John H. Evans III, Joan L. Luft, and Michael D. Shields. 2003. "Budgeting Research: Three Theoretical Perspecitves and Criteria for Selective Integration", Journal of Management Accounting Research 15(1): 3-49
2002 Ramji Balakrishnan and K. Sivaramakrishnan. 2002. "A Critical Overview of the Use of Full-Cost Data for Planning and Pricing", Journal of Management Accounting Research 14(1): 3-31

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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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Allen Webb

Dear MAS Members;

Below you’ll find the first call for 2020-21 MAS volunteers and a full report of our very successful Midyear Meeting held in Houston, January 9-11.

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It is that time of year when our President Elect, Isabella Grabner, is beginning to staff the various committees and other positions that will be doing the important work of the section when her term as President starts in August.

Isabella has over 100 positions for which she needs volunteers. So, don’t wait to be asked, do your part to help the MAS by emailing Isabella at isabella.grabner@wu.ac.at soon to volunteer! If there are certain roles you would most prefer taking on, let Isabella know when you contact her....

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