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: 3.0

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 6/96 (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 2016

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

ATA Outstanding Tax Manuscript Award
2016 Award Winner
Do Publicly Disclosed Tax Reserves Tell Us About Privately Disclosed Tax Shelter Activity?
Petro Lisowsky, Leslie Robinson, and Andrew Schmidt

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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