What is the Accounting Historians Journal

The Accounting Historians Journal is a publication that examines the history of accounting. The Journal is published by the Academy of Accounting Historians. The Academy of Accounting Historians is a not-for-profit corporation that seeks to foster the research, publication, teaching and personal interchanges as related to accounting history.

BREAKING DOWN Accounting Historians Journal

The Accounting Historians Journal publishes articles that explore different topics in accounting history, such as auditing challenges during the Great Depression and changes in auditing techniques during a particular period of time. Other topics include developments in accounting theory, reviews of accounting changes, and case studies of companies, industries, government agencies and not-for-profit organizations.