Elsevier Accounting Journals

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By delivering first class information and innovative tools, we continue to refine our portfolio to serve the research need of educators, researchers and students worldwide. We are proud to play an integral part within the academic community and to participate in the advancement of this field.

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Read the top cited 2014 Accounting Articles

The most popular topics in your field, new discoveries, comprehensive reviews and critical insights, summarized in this selection of articles. The articles, published in 2014, were chosen because they were those which attracted the highest number of citations*.

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Each year, the quality of papers published in our Accounting journals is secured by the contribution of all our outstanding authors, reviewers and editors.

To view the latest Impact Factors, plus other quality metrics, visit the journal homepages.

* Journal Citation Reports®, published by Thomson Reuters, 2015

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Special Issues

2013 Research Symposium on Information Integrity & Information Systems Assurance
International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Volume 15, Issue 4, pages 299-452 (Publication: December 2014)
Edited by J. Efrim Boritz

Accounting for sustainability in production and supply chains
The British Accounting Review, Volume 46, Issue 4, pages 323-416 (Publication: December 2014)
Edited by Roger Burritt, Stefan Schaltegger

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Users of the world, unite! The challenges and opportunities of Social Media • Article
Business Horizons, Volume 53, Issue 1, Pages 59-68 | Kaplan, Andreas M.; Haenlein, Michael

Social media: The new hybrid element of the promotion mix • Article
Business Horizons, Volume 52, Issue 4, Pages 357-365 | Mangold, W. Glynn; Faulds, David J.

Social media? Get serious! Understanding the functional building blocks of social media • Article
Business Horizons, Volume 54, Issue 3, Pages 241-251 | Kietzmann, Jan H.; Hermkens, Kristopher; McCarthy, Ian P.; Silvestre, Bruno S.

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