Review of Accounting Studies provides an outlet for significant academic research in accounting including theoretical, empirical, and experimental work. The journal is committed to the principle that distinctive scholarship is rigorous. While the editors encourage all forms of research, it must contribute to the discipline of accounting. The Review of Accounting Studies is committed to prompt turnaround on the manuscripts it receives. For the majority of manuscripts the journal will make an accept-reject decision on the first round. Authors will be provided the opportunity to revise accepted manuscripts in response to reviewer and editor comments; however, discretion over such manuscripts resides principally with the authors. An editorial revise and resubmit decision is reserved for new submissions which are not acceptable in their current version, but for which the editor sees a clear path of changes which would make the manuscript publishable.


Officially cited as: Rev Account Stud

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  • Patricia Dechow
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Journal metrics

2.600 (2019)
Impact factor
3.667 (2019)
Five year impact factor
97 days
Submission to first decision
638 days
Submission to acceptance
263,362 (2019)
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    • Shivaram Rajgopal
    • Suraj Srinivasan
    • Xin Zheng
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Electronic ISSN
1573-7136
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1380-6653
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