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Journal of Accounting Research

Journal of Accounting Research abbreviation - J Account Res

Journal Name Journal of Accounting Research
Abbreviation J Account Res
Journal Start Year 1963
Print ISSN 0021-8456
Online ISSN 1475-679X
Subject Accounting
Sub Subject Accounting
Country United States (US)
Publisher Wiley
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About Journal :

The Journal of Accounting Research is a general-interest accounting journal.  It publishes original research in all areas of accounting and related fields that utilizes tools from basic disciplines such as economics, statistics, psychology, and sociology.  This research typically uses analytical, empirical archival, experimental, and field study methods and addresses economic questions, external and internal, in accounting, auditing, disclosure, financial reporting, taxation, and information as well as related fields such as corporate finance, investments, capital markets, law, contracting, and information economics.

The journal publishes four regular issues and one conference issue each year. The conference issue contains papers from the annual accounting research conference held at the University of Chicago.

Topics published include:

  • The impact of financial reporting and disclosure on stock prices;
  • The economics of auditing, enforcement and audit oversight;
  • The use of accounting information in contracting in debt, labour, supply, and other markets;
  • The role of accounting in compensation and in corporate governance;
  • The role of managerial accounting on internal decision making such as budgeting, costing, and transfer pricing;
  • The real effects of financial reporting and disclosure (e.g. on firm behaviour);
  • The economics of regulation of financial reporting and disclosure, including bank regulation;
  • International differences in financial reporting and the role of reporting standards in international capital markets;
  • The political economy of standard-setting;
  • The use of accounting information in public finance and macroeconomic statistics;
  • The impact of tax regulation on transaction structuring;
  • The role of transparency in markets and society;
  • Corporate Social Responsibility



  • Accounting,
  • Finance,
  • Business,
  • Global,
  • Research,
  • Statistical,
  • Historical,
  • Professional,
  • Auditing,
  • Theory,
  • Financial,
  • Management,
  • Social,
  • Environmental,
  • Taxation,
  • Analysis,
  • Journal,
  • Studies,
  • Article,
  • Periodical,
  • Review,
  • Book,
  • Standards,
  • Regulation,
  • Rules,
  • International

Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • ABI/INFORM Collection (ProQuest)
  • Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection (ProQuest)
  • Business Abstracts (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Business ASAP (GALE Cengage)
  • Business Premium Collection (ProQuest)
  • CatchWord (Publishing Technology)
  • Current Contents: Social & Behavioral Sciences (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Current Index to Statistics (ASA/IMS)
  • EBSCO Online (EBSCO Publishing)
  • EconLit (AEA)
  • Emerald Management Reviews (Emerald)
  • Expanded Academic ASAP (GALE Cengage)
  • InfoTrac (GALE Cengage)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Social Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics)
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega Edition (HW Wilson)
  • Periodical Index Online (ProQuest)
  • Proquest Business Collection (ProQuest)
  • ProQuest Central (ProQuest)
  • ProQuest Central K-277
  • ProQuest Politics Collection (ProQuest)
  • ProQuest Sociology Collection (ProQuest)
  • RePEc: Research Papers in Economics
  • Research Library (ProQuest)
  • Research Library Prep (ProQuest)
  • SCOPUS (Elsevier)
  • Social Science Premium Collection (ProQuest)
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics)

Journal of Accounting Research FAQs

Journal Short description?

Journal of Accounting Research is a Accounting and Accounting Journal and published by Wiley. See also a list of Accounting and Accounting Journals.

What is the abbreviation of Journal of Accounting Research?

An abbreviation is a shortened form of a word or phrase, by any method. It may consist of a group of letters or words taken from the full version of the word or phrase.

The ISO4 Abbreviation of Journal of Accounting Research is J Account Res.

Journal of Accounting Research Abbreviation

Who is the publisher of Journal of Accounting Research?

Wiley is the publisher of the Journal of Accounting Research. Visit for all Wiley journals, click here : Wiley List of Journals.

What is the ISSN Details?

An International Standard Serial Number is an eight-digit serial number used to uniquely identify a serial publication, such as a magazine. The ISSN is especially helpful in distinguishing between serials with the same title

"Journal of Accounting Research" Journal Print ISSN : 0021-8456, and Online ISSN (eISSN) : 1475-679X

Journal of Accounting Research Print ISSN : 0021-8456
Journal of Accounting Research eISSN : 1475-679X

Is Journal of Accounting Research UGC Approved Journal (UGC Indexed)?

The University Grants Commission of India (UGC India) is the primary regulatory body created by the Indian Government in accordance with the UGC Act of 1956 under the Ministry of Human Resource Development.

It has been made responsible for the coordination of Indian Universities, determination of the standards for Indian universities and maintenance of standards of higher education in India.

Yes Journal of Accounting Research is Indexed By UGC Care. UGC Approved Journals.

Is Journal of Accounting Research Peer Reviewed?

Peer review means that a board of scholarly reviewers in the domain of the journal, review materials they publish for quality of research and adherence to editorial standards of the journal, before articles are accepted for publication.

It’s the ultimate litmus test for scientists and researchers to verify their findings.

When an article on an experiment and its hypothesis is submitted to a scholarly journal for publishing then it is meticulously tested.

If a journal makes an article goes through the process of ‘peer-review’ before being published then it is a peer-review journal.

Yes Journal of Accounting Research is Peer-Reviewed Journal and Published by Wiley.

Journal of Accounting Research Indexing details?

The Journal of Accounting Research Journal is Indexed with Scopus, UGC (University Grants Commission).

Journal of Accounting Research is Web of Science Indexed Journal : Journal of Accounting Research Web of Science Indexed Journal
Journal of Accounting Research is UGC Approved Journal : Journal of Accounting Research UGC Approved Journal

What is the Impact factor of Journal of Accounting Research?

The Impact Factor is also known by the name of Journal Impact Factor of an Academic Journal.

It is based on the scientometric index that shows the annual average number of citations. Moreover, impact factor is having all the information which is published in the last two years in the given journal received.

The Impact Factor of Journal of Accounting Research is 3.773 (2024) Impact factor .

Journal of Accounting Research Impact Factor : 3.773 (2024)
Note : This information is taken from the Journal Citation Reports™ (Clarivate).

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