Accounting Publications


Contemporary Accounting Research (CAR) is the world-renowned quarterly journal of the Canadian Academic Accounting Association. Published since Autumn 1984, it provides a forum for the publication of high quality research of interest to the Canadian accounting community. A two-day conference is held each year.  

Accounting Perspectives (AP)  (formerly Canadian Accounting Perspectives/CAP) is a peer-reviewed forum for addressing current issues in the field. The journal will publish applied research, analysis, and commentary of interest to academics, practitioners, financial analysts, financial executives, regulators, accounting policy makers and accounting students. In addition, the journal will publish educational articles and instructional cases with extensive teaching notes.

Electronic Journals - Hosted on Wiley Online Library

CAAA members have access to the electronic full-text versions of Contemporary Accounting Research (CAR) and Accounting Perspectives (AP)

For non-members, full-text articles are available for purchase on the Wiley Online Library website at the following links:

Contemporary Accounting Research (CAR) : 

Accounting Perspectives (AP) :


Canadian Accounting Education and Research News (CAERN) is the electronic newsletter of the Canadian Academic Accounting Association. It is published online three times per year in English and French. The newsletter reports on relevant CAAA events, research opportunities, relations with granting agencies, professional activities and announcements involving members and their associates, and other topics relevant to the membership.  



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