Journal Category Breakdown

Top 3 Accounting Journals
  • Journal of Accounting and Economics
  • Journal of Accounting Research
  • The Accounting Review
Through Top 6 Accounting Journals (includes Top 3)
  • Accounting Organizations and Society
  • Contemporary Accounting Research
  • Review of Accounting Studies
Through Top Business Journals (includes Through Top 6)
  • Academy of Management Journal
  • Academy of Management Review
  • Administrative Science Quarterly
  • American Economic Review
  • Econometrica
  • Information Systems Research
  • Journal of Consumer Research
  • Journal of Finance
  • Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
  • Journal of Financial Economics
  • Journal of Marketing
  • Journal of Marketing Research
  • Journal of Political Economy
  • Management Science
  • MIS Quarterly
  • Quarterly Journal of Economics
  • Strategic Management Journal
Through Top 15 Accounting Journals (includes Through Top Business)
  • Accounting Horizons
  • Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory
  • Behavioral Research in Accounting
  • Journal of Accounting and Public Policy
  • Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance
  • Journal of Accounting Literature
  • Journal of Business Finance and Accounting
  • Journal of the American Taxation Association
  • National Tax Journal
Through Top 25 Accounting Journals (includes Through Top 15)
  • Abacus
  • Accounting and Business Research
  • Advances in Accounting
  • Advances in Taxation
  • Issues in Accounting Education
  • Journal of Accounting Education
  • Journal of Information Systems
  • Journal of Management Accounting Research
  • Research in Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting
  • Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting
All Other Publications (includes Through Top 25)
  • Includes all other peer reviewed publications. Excludes committee publications and conference proceedings.

This listing was the same as used in Glover et al. (2006) except the Through Top Business category has been reduced from the full Financial Times list to a list supported by studies evaluating journal quality (e.g., Swanson 2004, Kalaitzidakis et al. 2003).