Calls for Papers

The CAAA presents external calls for papers in English and French for the benefit of members. This does not necessarily indicate that the organizing institution accepts papers in both languages or that a conference is delivered in both languages. Please check the external institution’s submission information.


4th Qualitative Accounting Research Symposium

4th Qualitative Accounting Research Symposium

Department of Management, Lang School of Business & Economics, University of Guelph

Sponsored by the Canadian Academic Accounting Association

Dates: Thursday, November 28 & Friday, November 29, 2019

Venue: University of Guelph, Guelph ON N1G 2W1

The Qualitative Accounting Research Symposium (QARS) brings together researchers and accounting faculty who share an interest in qualitative accounting research from diverse methodological and theoretical perspectives. The Symposium provides a high-profile forum for scholars (academics and research students) to discuss accounting practice and research issues in a social, political, and economic context of humankind. The Symposium features a keynote speaker and a panel discussion. The Keynote Speaker for this year is Professor Alan Sangster from University of Aberdeen (UK), and the topic for the panel discussion is: ‘What is Accounting History – ‘Subject’ vs ‘Method’’. Read more

Special Issue: Government Accounting, Auditing and Accountability: a Canadian Perspective

Guest Editor: Ron Baker, Associate Professor (Accounting) University of Guelph

Submission deadline: December 31, 2020

Aims and Scope

Government accounting and reporting protects the public interest by helping to hold governments accountable and to manage public money (Chan 2003).  In 2018, The Public Sector Accounting Board of Canada released its Statement of Concepts for a revised conceptual framework for the Canadian public sector. Read more

Special Issue of Accounting Forum “Accounting for the Circular Economy"

Submission deadline for the Special Issue: October 31st, 2020.

Submission deadline to the 8th CSEAR NA Congress: March 15, 2020.

Dates of the 8th CSEAR NA Congress: July 3-4, 2020.

This Special Issue of Accounting Forum is in collaboration with the 8th North American Congress on Social and Environmental Accounting Research (8th CSEAR NA) to be held in Toronto on July 3-4, 2020. A special stream of parallel sessions at will be dedicated to papers on circular economy, where guest editors will act as chairs to provide suggestions and feedback to the authors in prevision of their submission. Of course, submissions to this Special Issue may be made directly without submitting to the conference. Read more

First Call for Papers: The 2020 North American Congress on Social and Environmental Accounting Research

Dates to Remember: 

March 15, 2020: Submission deadline for full papers or abstracts (300 words). 

April 10, 2020: Response to authors

May 15, 2020: Registration deadline. Details to come.

The Centre for Excellence in Responsible Business at the Schulich School of Business, York University is pleased to be hosting the 8th CSEAR North America Conference on July 3rd and 4th, 2020. Read more

U.S. and International

The Journal of Insurance Issues: The Official Journal of the Western and Southern Risk and Insurance Associations

The Journal of Insurance Issues(JII)is a peer‐reviewed scholarly journal that publishes rigorous theoretical and empirical research in the field of risk and insurance. The JII encourages new perspectives and is open to all research methods including, but not limited to, empirical studies, mathematical proofs, laboratory experiments and simulations. All manuscripts, including empirical manuscripts, need to test, extend, and/or develop new theory that is relevant and timely for public policy or practitioners. Each year, one article from JII is selected for the prestigious Donald Hardigree Award.

The JII is included in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) - a multidisciplinary citation index covering all areas of the scholarly literature of the sciences, social sciences and arts & humanities. The Journal is also listed in Cabell’s. All issues of the JII are available online through JSTORIn addition to JSTOR, articles included in the journal are also available in Business Source Complete, ABI/INFORM Global, and RePec, among others.

All submissions should be sent to Manuscripts submitted to the JII must not have been published in, or submitted for concurrent review with, another journal. Successful authors will be required to submit the final version of their papers in MSWord form and assign copyrights to the JII’s publisher. For more information about the submission and review process, the JII, and/or its sponsoring associations, see the JII website at


Yu-Luen Ma and Nat Pope

Co-Editors, Journal of Insurance Issues


Hawai'i Accounting Research Conference-2020 (HARC-2020)

Call For Papers

Hawai'i Accounting Research Conference-2020 (HARC-2020)

January 3 - 5, 2020, University of Hawai'i-Hilo, Hilo, Big Island, Hawai'i

Submission Deadline: August 31, 2019

The Hawai'i Accounting Research Conference (HARC) is an annual global accounting conference organized by the Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa (UHM). The conference will provide a venue that is both enjoyable and affordable for attendees to engage in lively discussions about intellectually stimulating accounting research. Read more.


Call for Papers – IPSASB Research Forum Hosted by CIGAR Network

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) is offering four grants of US$1,500, with each grant for research under one of the following four topics:

1.            The Presentation of Financial Statements in the Public Sector;

2.            Differential Reporting (Financial Reporting for Small and Medium Sized Public Sector Entities);

3.            Discount Rates in the Public Sector: Rationale for their Use and Determination; and

4.            Disclosures of Tax Expenditures

Abstracts should be submitted by 15 December 2019 to Vanessa Mello ( ), with full papers submitted by 10 May 2020, to the same address ( ).

Draft papers will be discussed at the Comparative International Governmental Accounting Research (CIGAR) Network’s 2020 Workshop, with final papers presented to the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB). Read more

EIASM Workshop on Audit Quality

2020 edition of the EIASM Workshop on Audit Quality will be held in Verona, Italy on 9-10 October.

The deadline to submit your full paper is 29 May 2020. Read more

43rd EAA Annual Congress

43rd EAA Annual Congress
27-29 May 2020
Bucharest, Romania

Submission deadline -1st December - 2019 

We would like to remind you that the deadline for paper submissions for the EAA Annual Congress 2020 (Bucharest, Romania, 27-29 May) is this Sunday, 1st December 2019 - 12:00 noon GMTTo avoid the last-minute rush, do not wait until the deadline to submit your paper. As the deadline is this Sunday, please ensure that you submit your paper before the weekend in the event you would like some assistance.

Submissions can only be sent online via the EAA 2020 congress website ( Presenting authors are expected to be available for presentation on all three congress days.

Authors who want to submit a paper must be EAA members in the year of the congress for which they submit. If you are not a member, you will be asked during the submission process to subscribe for membership 2020 before being allowed to submit.

As a consolidated EAA policy, each individual is limited to one personal appearance on the programme as a presenting author. This policy precludes acceptance of papers for more than one presentation. In other words, an author can submit and present only one paper. However a presenter can always be a non-presenting co-author on additional papers. 

Papers will be subject to a double-blind review process by the Scientific CommitteeSo please do NOT include any type of information that can identify you. So no name, no affiliation, no e-mail address, no acknowledgments or thanks should appear in your paper. Information typically provided on a cover page should only be entered on the online submission form. The first page of your paper should include the title of your paper, the abstract and the keywords. There are no other specific format requirements.

By submitting, the authors accept the release of their paper online. The papers will be accessible only to the delegates of the congress as of two weeks prior to the congress until four weeks after the congress.

For any question related to your submission, you can contact Baha via email at

Updated information regarding the congress and social venues, accommodation options, as well as general information about Romania, Bucharest and other logistics, was posted to the congress website. We hope that the information will be highly useful to all congress delegates.

We are looking forward to receiving your submissions!

10th African Accounting and Finance Conference

Main Conference: 1st – 3rd September 2020 (Safir Hotel)
Emerging Scholars Colloquium: 31 August 2020 (University of Cairo)
Theme: Contribution of Accounting and Finance to African Sustainability and Entrepreneurship

The deadline for submission of manuscripts is Thursday 30 April 2020. Read more.

Association Francophone de Comptabilité 41ème Congrès

Le 18, 19 et 20 mai 2020 - ANGERS

Thème : L’utilité sociale de la recherche en comptabilité

Dates importantes 

15 janvier 2020 : date limite de dépôt des communications complètes pour le congrès (au format de la revue CCA et sur le site afc-cca) et ouverture des inscriptions au congrès
14 février 2020 : date limite de dépôt de l’état d’avancement des thèses pour le tutorat collectif (problématique, cadre théorique, bibliographie, méthodologie, résultats, difficultés)
16 mars 2020 : retour de l’évaluation aux auteurs
15 avril 2020 : date limite de dépôt de la version définitive révisée des auteurs et clôture des inscriptions des auteurs
18 mai 2020 : tutorat doctoral en comptabilité et contrôle
19 et 20 mai 2020 : congrès de l’AFC
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1re Conférence francophone sur la recherche en comptabilité critique & interprétative

Le 22 et 23 juin - Toulouse

Thème : La comptabilité critique et interprétative pour penser le monde de demain : réflexions et perspectives

Dates importantes :

1er mars : date limite d’envoi des articles ou des résumés longs (incluant une discussion des résultats préliminaires-minimum 3000 mots hors références bibliographiques)
30 mars : retour de l’évaluation des auteurs et ouverture des inscriptions à la conférence
30 avril : clôture des inscriptions
22 et 23 juin : conférence

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