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creating publication standards

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    Julie Smith David
    Minimizing Overlapping Decision Rights, version 1
    Discussion posted April 3, 2016 by Julie Smith David, last edited April 12, 2016, tagged active 
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    Minimizing Overlapping Decision Rights, version 1

    The Publications Committee asks that members of the accounting academy review the draft policy below and provide feedback by commenting to this post, or by emailing Terry Shevlin, VP of Research and Publications, at, or Julie Smith David, the AAA staff liaison to the committee at



    • Dan Stone

      Proposed minor edit, "Under this policy, even highly sought after individuals can only hold one editorship at a time and thus might be unavailable to a section journal wanting to appoint that individual as an editor." 

    • Mary B Curtis

      This is a good policy, but I don't think it goes far enough. I would like for Reviewers to be required to disclose their previous interactions with a paper to the editor before they accept a reviewing assignment.