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Accounting and Accountability in Emerging Economies (AAEE) Conference 2020

In association with African Accounting and Finance Association (AAFA), Accounting and Finance in Emerging Economies (AFEE) Special Interest Group of the British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA)

  • Wed 1 - Fri 3 Jul 20

    09:00

  • Colchester Campus

    Essex Business School

  • Event type

    Conferences
    Accounting and Accountability in Emerging Economies Conference

  • Event organiser

    Essex Business School

  • Contact details

    Essex Accounting Centre and Centre for Global Accountability and Development

The 2020 Accounting and Accountability in Emerging Economies (AAEE) Conference aims to engage with scholars interested in generating ideas on how accounting and accountability debates might play a greater role in the economic and social development.

The Conference also aims to provide a high profile forum for academics, policy makers, research students and other key stakeholders to discuss issues relating to, and deepening and broadening knowledge of, the role of accounting and accountability in emerging economies. It aims to build and consolidate the network of active institutions, scholars and policy makers involved in accounting, accountability and global development research.

The call for research papers is open. This conference welcomes research papers using diverse methodological and theoretical approaches which highlight their policy and practical implications.

Further, we seek to engage researchers, policy makers, consultants and development scholars in generating ideas on how accounting and accountability can enhance economic and social development.

Accounting and Accountability in Emerging Economies (AAEE) Conference 2020

The conference is supported by the Journal of Accounting in Emerging Economies (JAEE).

A special issue call will be sent out separately to presenters following the Conference.

Research themes of the conference are as follows (this list is indicative and not exhaustive)

  • global development and governance
  • sustainability and corporate social responsibility
  • reporting and regulations
  • corporate governance
  • auditing, fraud and corruption
  • managerial controls
  • Islamic finance, micro-finance and SMEs
  • culture, religion, ethnicity and history

All papers will be reviewed before being accepted to the conference.

Authors will be notified by of the organising committee's decision by 15 March 2020

Key dates

  • 29 February - Deadline for submission
  • 15 March - Notification of acceptance
  • 1 July 2020 - Emerging Scholars Colloquium
  •  2 - 3 July 2020 -  Main Conference

Accounting and Accountability in Emerging Economies Conference 2020 Information

Paper Submissions - Open

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Location

The Conference takes place at the Essex Business School, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ

Our Colchester Campus us an hour away from London

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Main Conference Stream Prof Shahzad Uddin, Prof Teerooven Soobaroyen, Prof Thankom Arun, Prof Kelum Jayasinghe, Prof Musa Mangena, Prof Ileana Steccolini
Emerging Scholars Colloquium Stream Dr Diogenis Baboukardos, Dr Silvia Gaia, Dr Pawan Adhikari, Dr Daniela Pianezzi

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