Academy of Accounting Historians


Mission: The purpose of this not-for-profit organization is to encourage research, publication, teaching and personal interchanges in all phases of accounting history and its interrelation with business and economic history including the environment within they developed.

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2015 Award Nominations

Thank you to everyone for submitting nominations for our 2015 awards.  The recipients will be announced via email before the Business Meeting at the AAA Annual Meeting where the awards and plaques will be presented.  In addition, the recipients will be showcased in the October 2015 Notebook.  Please visit the Awards section of the website for more information.

Future Conference Planning

The Academy will be sponsoring an Accounting History Research Showcase and Panel Discussion at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois on Sunday, August 9, 2015.  You can sign up when you register for the annual meeting (CPE #28); we will provide exact details when available.  At the meeting, we will also have the details for the next World Congress of Accounting Historians in June 2016 in Pescara, Italy.                  

Upcoming Conferences & Meetings

25 Jun 2016 • Pescara, Italy

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Find the Accounting Historians Journal and the Accounting Historians Notebook on JSTOR


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