This is the official website of the Junior Accounting Theory Conference. The conference is open to all ad gathers theory-minded researchers to present their work and obtain useful feedback in a friendly and constructive environment. Papers at all stages are welcome but we also give special focus to early-stage or in-progress research. The target audience of the conference is all faculty of rank assistant or associate as well as any advanced graduate student. The conference is a great venue for new working papers and papers presented at the conference have been published in prestigious journals across disciplines such as The Accounting Review, the Journal of Financial Reporting, the Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, the Review of Accounting StudiesProduction and Operations ManagementContemporary Accounting ResearchMarketing Science, and Management Science.

The conference takes place on Sunday, August 5th 2018 in Washington DCone day before the annual meeting of the AAA. Registration is free and open to Ph.D students and faculty in accounting or related areas and interests in formal theory. The conference program will be announced mid-June and registrations are now open (below):

Registrations are first-come first-serve so please register early to guarantee a space.

For any questions, please do not hesitate to ask one of the organizers below:
Past organizers (2011-2017): A. Beyer, J. Bertomeu, J. Caskey, C. Corona, S. Fan, P. Gao, J. Plehn-Dujowich and R. Saouma.  
Current organizing institutions