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.


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


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

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
Pour en savoir plus

1re Conférence francophone sur la recherche en comptabilité critique & interprétative

Le 22 et 23 juin, 2020 - 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

Pour en savoir plus



2020 IASB Research Forum—call for papers

The IFRS Foundation—together with the partner journal for the 2020 Forum, Accounting and Business Research (ABR)—is calling for papers to the 2020 IASB Research Forum, which will take place at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, UK, on 2–3 November 2020. The deadline for submitting papers to ABR is 26 March 2020.

Further information can be found here.

Call for proposals: Informing the IASB Standard Setting Process, IAAER–KPMG Research Opportunities—Round 7

Call for proposals

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) is pleased to announce that the International Association for Accounting Education and Research (IAAER) and KPMG have called for proposals for the seventh round of their Research Programme Informing the IASB Standard Setting Process. The IAAER–KPMG Research Programme promotes and supports research directed at developing theory and evidence to inform the IASB’s decision process for any current agenda item. The proposal submission deadline is 17 February 2020.

View the call for proposals. 

Atelier à Dijon sur le thème de la RSE et du contrôle de gestion environnemental

Appel à communications :
6ème Workshop CG&MP – Numéro spécial de la revue Gestion et Management Public (GMP) (En français seulement)

Le Centre de Recherche en Gestion des Organisations (CREGO) organise son 6ème Workshop Contrôle de Gestion & Management Public à Dijon sous le parrainage de l’Association Francophone de Comptabilité (AFC), l’Association Internationale de Recherche en Management Public (AIRMAP) et l’Association Finances-Gestion-Évaluation des Collectivités Territoriales (AFIGESE). En partenariat avec la revue Gestion et Management Public (GMP), cet événement aura lieu le lundi 09 mars 2020 à la MSH de Dijon. Pour en savoir plus

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IJA - Auditing: Assurance beyond the Annual Report

Deadline for submissions: 29 February 2020

The provision of other assurance services is a rapidly expanding and dynamic market, yet existing assurance research predominantly focuses on the audit of annual financial reports. However, to encourage research on these emerging areas of assurance, we call for researchers to examine other assurance services. We interpret ‘other assurance services’ as the systematic and independent verification of information besides the annual report. Read More

European Accounting Review 2020 Annual Conference (1)

CALL FOR PAPERS: The 2020 European Accounting Review Annual Conference will be held at ESMT Berlin (Berlin, Germany). The Conference is organized by EAR with hosting and support by the Center for Financial Reporting and Auditing (CFRA) at ESMT Berlin.

We invite submissions of original papers addressing research questions in all areas of accounting research. EAR emphasizes openness and flexibility, not only regarding the substantive issues of accounting research, but also with respect to paradigms, methodologies, and styles of conducting that research.

In addition, EAR features a (i) ‘Young Scholar Track,’ for submissions by non-tenured faculty, and Ph.D. students, and a (ii) ‘Methods Workshop,’ for shorter papers that discuss important problems in research methods and design across all methods and paradigms. Submissions that fit either of these track are encouraged and will receive special consideration by the editorial team.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: April 10, 2020 Read More