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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Most Cited Articles in 2016
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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Announcement of 2018 JAR Conference Call for Papers

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Award Winning Articles from JAR

AAA Distinguished Contributions to Accounting Literature Award
2016 Award Winner
Mandatory IFRS Reporting Around the World: Early Evidence on the Economic Consequences
Holger Daske, Luzi Hail, Christian Leuz, and Rodrigo S. Verdi

2016 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) Best Paper Award
2016 Award Winner
Adopting a Label: Heterogeneity in the Economic Consequences around IAS/IFRS Adoptions
Holger Daske, Luzi Hail, Christian Leuz, and Rodrigo S. Verdi

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