2017 (13th) Annual Conference

November 6th(Monday) – 9th(Thursday), 2017
Venue:Xuhui Campus of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Organized by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Call for Papers
Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Association
2017 (13th) Annual Conference

The Asia-Pacific Management Accounting Association (APMAA) aims to facilitate exchange of research ideas for scholars in the Asia-Pacific region and to stimulate new developments in both theory and practice in the management accounting area. APMAA presented its first annual conference in 2004. Over the years, the APMAA annual conference has grown to be one of the leading conferences in the area and has attracted scholars from Asia-Pacific region and worldwide.

The APMAA 2017 (13th) Annual Conference will be held on November 6-9, 2017 in Shanghai, organized by Antai College of Economics & Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. The conference includes a Panel Session and a Doctoral Colloquium.

The Main Theme

for the APMAA 2017 (13th) Annual Conference is
"Management Accounting and Society:A Global Perspective."

We welcome academia and practitioners around the world to join us in the 13th APMAA conference. Manuscripts in the following areas (but not limited to) are welcomed:

Management Accounting for Multinational Enterprises Management Accounting for State-owned Companies and Non-profit Organizations Management Accounting Control System Management Accounting and Culture Performance Measurement and Control Contracting and Incentives Organizational Behavior and Society Intellectual Capital and Innovation Cost Management Corporate Governance Risk Management Financial Analysis Social and Environmental Accounting Internal Control and Ethical Issues Accounting Education and History Methodological and Theoretical Issues

The Paper Submission Deadline

is scheduled on 21st July 2017(deadline is extended to 15th August). The submitting authors will be notified of the acceptance decision by 1st September 2017. All submissions are subject to a double-blind review process organized by the Review Committee consisting of a panel of leading scholars. Two papers will be selected for the Best Paper Award.

Submitted Online

The APMAA 2017 (13th) Annual Conference website: http://www.apmaa2017.com


All manuscripts should be in Times New Roman, font size 12, double–spaced with an abstract of 200-300 words. Include up to 5 keywords. An abstract should be presented on a separate page immediately preceding the text.
Manuscripts should be as concise as the subject and research method permit. The length of text should be over 5,000 but not exceed 10,000 words.
All papers will be double blind reviewed. To promote anonymous review, authors should not identify themselves directly or indirectly in their paper. Single authors should not use the editorial “we.” Referencing should follow the APA style (Refer to http://www.apastyle.org).
The cover page should contain the title of the paper (all bold capitals), the author’s name (first name, initial(s), and family name), title and affiliation, fax and phone numbers, and email address.
Please indicate clearly the corresponding author.


1) All submitted articles should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical.
2) The final papers must be submitted before the deadline and the version of your submission must be in the requested format.
3) Official language is English in paper and presenting.
4) At least one of the authors should register (pay the participation fee) for the conference and attend as well as present the paper in the conference.

Download a PDF version of the Call for Papers-Annual Conference