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EAA Newsletter - March 2017

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Editorial by Ariela Caglio

Welcome to the first EAA Newsletter of 2017!

Let’s celebrate spring’s arrival, after a long winter, with our first newsletter of 2017, which is particularly rich in opportunities for conferences and calls for papers. With the mild season, it becomes even more pleasant to attend academic events and workshops!  Read more

Message from Salvador Carmona, EAA President

Dear Colleagues:

Over the past months, the European Accounting Association (EAA) has made significant progress to ensure the implementations of the EAA-Accounting Research Centre (EAA-ARC) in the coming months. As noted in the previous newsletters, the EAA-ARC aims to... Read more

News from EAR and AinE

Accounting, Auditing, & Accountability Journal - Special Forum on: Accounting and Accountability changes in Knowledge Intensive Public Organizations
Warsaw, Poland - May 15-16, 2017
Special Forum Workshop Submission Due Date: March 31, 2017

11th ENROAC Conference - The Contribution of Management Accounting to Effective Risk Management
Naples, Italy - June 29-30, 2017
Submission Due Date: March 31, 2017
7th Conference on Current Research in Taxation
Vienna, Austria - July 10-11, 2017
Submission Due Date: April 1, 2017
32nd Annual Contemporary Accounting Research Conference
Québec City, Canada - October 27-28, 2017
Submission Due Date: April 7, 2017
21st annual Financial Reporting and Business Communication (FRBC) Conference
Durham University and the BAFA FARSIG - July 6 - 7, 2017
Submission Due Date: April 21, 2017
  Submission Due Date: May 31, 2017

14th International Conference on Accounting
Tirana University, Tirana-Albania - October 11-13, 2017
Submission Due Date: June 1, 2017

13th Interdisciplinary Workshop on Intangibles and Intellectual Capital
Ancona, Italy - September 21-22, 2017
Submission Due Date: June 15, 2017
1st ACA Research Symposium of the Institute of Accounting, Control, and Auditing
University St.Gallen, Switzerland - November 8-10, 2017
Submission Due Date: June 30, 2017
Hawai'i Accounting Research Conference
Honolulu, US - January 3-5, 2018
Submission Due Date: August 31, 2017
Calls for papers for special issues 
  Submission Due Date: March 31, 2017

AOS Conference and Special Issue: New Corporate Disclosures and New Media
Chicago, USA - October 19-21, 2017
Submission Due Date: March 31, 2017

Critical Perspectives on Accounting - Special Issue: Accounting, Big Data and the Public Interest
Bootcamp Registration (limited to 25 participants): May 1, 2017
Submission deadline for the Special Issue: December 1, 2017

Sustainable Production and Consumption - Special Issue: Sustainability Performance Measurement
Submission Due Date: May 1, 2017

Accounting, Auditing, & Accountability Journal - Special Issue: Language and Translation in Accounting
Submission Due Date: June 30, 2017

Accounting, Auditing, & Accountability Journal - Special Issue: Accounting and Accountability changes in Knowledge Intensive Public Organizations
Submission Due Date: June 30, 2017

Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management - Special Issue: Enabling and coercive controls in the 21st century: Revisiting Adler & Borys
Submission Due Date: June 30, 2017
  Submission Due Date: July 30, 2017 for review papers and commentaries

Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal - Special Issue: Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy in France
Submission Due Date: September 15, 2017

Schmalenbach Business Review and Schmalenbachs Zeitschrift für betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung - Special Issue: Regulation of Corporate Disclosure
Submission Due Date: November 30, 2017

Essays and Reports

Young Scholars' Corner

by Sebastian D. Becker


If you would like to share your valuable experiences and insights with the EAA community, you are very welcome to do so through the “Young Scholars' Corner”! And if you would like to suggest a topic we could include in the future, please let us know (!

Social Media:

There is a group on facebook called "YARN - Young Accounting Researchers Network" waiting for you to register (this group is not part of an EAA initiative). It aims to informally provide a "network for young (as in early stage) accounting researchers all around the globe to encourage exchange of information and experience and enable collaboration". If you are interested, you can follow this link (

Reports on past seminars:
by Ferdinand Kunzl, University of Innsbruck - School of Management, Austria

Have you read?

by Lúcia Lima Rodrigues
Opportunities for research funding
CIMA's seedcorn funding initiative
Closing Date: June 16, 2017
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Publisher: European Accounting Association, c/o EIASM, Place de Brouckère Plein, 31 B - 1000 Brussels

Editor: Ariela Caglio, Bocconi University, Italy -

Pictures in this issue: Ariela Caglio (Editorial), (Young Scholars' Corner)