Journal of Accounting Research

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Edited By: JAR Editors: Philip G. Berger, Christian Leuz, and Douglas J. Skinner. Advisory Editor: Haresh Sapra. Editorial Manager: Lisa M. Heiberger.

Impact Factor: 2.243

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 10/94 (Business Finance)

Online ISSN: 1475-679X

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Published from 2009 - Present

Do Managers Withhold Bad News?
S.P. Kothari, Susan Shu, Peter D. Wysocki
Volume 47, Issue 1

Chief Executive Officer Equity Incentives And Accounting Irregularities
Christopher S. Armstrong, Alan D. Jagolinzer, David F. Larcker
Volume 48, Issue 2

National And Office-Specific Measures Of Auditor Industry Expertise And Effects On Audit Quality
Kenneth J. Reichelt, Dechun Wang
Volume 48, Issue 3

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Most Accessed Articles in 2015

International Accounting Standards and Accounting Quality
Mary E. Barth, Wayne R. Landsman, Mark H. Lang
Volume 46, Issue 3

Internal Audit Quality and Financial Reporting Quality: The Joint Importance of Independence and Competence
Lawrence J. Abbott, Brian Daugherty, Susan Parker, Gary F. Peters
Volume 54, Issue 1

The Economics of Disclosure and Financial Reporting Regulation: Evidence and Suggestions for Future Research
Christian Leuz, Peter D. Wysocki
Volume 54, Issue 2

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Five Year Impact Factor: 3.368

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Research Insights—Impacts of Audit Firm Tenure and Auditor-Provided Non-Audit Services on Audit Process Quality

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Award Winning Articles from JAR

Journal of Accounting Research congratulates Professors Holger Daske, Luzi Hail, Christian Leuz, and Rodrigo S. Verdi on receiving the American Accounting Association’s 2016 Distinguished Contribution to Accounting Literature Award for their paper "Mandatory IFRS Reporting Around the World: Early Evidence on the Economic Consequences." And the 2016 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Best Paper Award for their paper “Adopting a Label: Heterogeneity in the Economic Consequences around IAS/IFRS Adoptions.”

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