The ABO Reporter

2004 ABO Research Conference

October 15–16, 2004; Chicago, IL
Call for Papers

The 2004 ABO conference will be held October 15–16, 2004 in Chicago, IL at the Palmer House Hotel. Papers should be submitted by Friday July 2, 2004. Selection of conference papers will be announced by Friday August 20, 2004. Submitted papers should not have been accepted for publication at the time of the submission.

Authors may simultaneously submit their paper for consideration for publication in Behavioral Research in Accounting (with no additional BRIA submission fee), if desired. Please include a note to indicate whether the paper should be simultaneously submitted to BRIA for publication consideration. The paper will NOT be simultaneously submitted to BRIA unless the author specifically requests such a submission.

BRIA decision making and conference decision making, however, are independent processes. No separate conference issue of BRIA will be published.

All submissions should be made electronically—e-mail submissions of papers for the conference should be sent to Professor Lynn Hannan ( as Word attachments. Please indicate "ABO submission" as the subject of your email. Research papers should follow the style guidelines of Behavioral Research in Accounting. For field surveys or experiments, also e-mail the research instrument, removing the identities of the authors.

You may direct any questions to Lynn Hannan ( or Rich Houston (

Early submission is highly encouraged. The submission fee is $75.00—Please send a check made out to the American Accounting Association to:*

Lynn Hannan
PO Box 4050
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA 30302-4050

*When registering for the conference, submitters can deduct $50 from the normal registration fee (limited to one deduction per paper and one deduction per person).

Watch the AAA website for further details on the conference, including registration information.

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