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2nd IPSASB Research Forum – Hosted by the CIGAR Workshop 2020 Call for Papers

We would like to draw your attention to the 2nd IPSASB Research Forum that will take place on June 17 2020 in the morning in the Campus Drammen of the University of South-Eastern Norway, in Norway hosted by the CIGAR Workshop 2020.

IPSASB is offering grants of USD 1,500 for research under each of the following topics:

• The Presentation of Financial Statements in the Public Sector;
• Differential Reporting (Financial Reporting for Small and Medium Sized Public Sector Entities);
• Discount Rates in the Public Sector: Rationale for their Use and Determination; and
• Disclosures of Tax Expenditures

CIGAR Workshop 2020 and Phd Seminar

We would like to draw your attention to the CIGAR Workshop 2020 that will take place on June 16-17 2020  in the Campus Drammen of the University of South-Eastern Norway, in Norway. The theme of the CIGAR workshop is ‘The Quality of Public Sector Audit: Profession, Institutions and Standards’. A PhD Workshop will be held on June 15, 2020.

Important dates (for the workshop)

  • The deadline for abstract submissions (max 2 pages) is February 15, 2020
  • Acceptance will be notified to the author(s) by March 10, 2020.
  • Full papers should be submitted by May 10, 2020

Abstracts should be sent to Chamara Kuruppu at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

A Special Issue entitled “The Quality of Public Sector Audit: Profession, Institutions and Standards” in Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management (JPBAFM) will be published in 2022

Convenors and Special Issue editors: Pawan Adhikari, Anatoli Bourmistrov, Chamara Kuruppu and Giuseppe Grossi

Important dates (for the Phd Seminar)

  • Doctoral proposal submissions (about 20 pages) is March 1, 2020.
  • Acceptance will be notified by March 30, 2020.
  • Final proposal submission is May 10, 2020.

For the call for papers click here!

17th Biennial CIGAR Conference

We would like to draw your attention to the 17th Biennial CIGAR Conference that will take place on June 13-14 2019 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

The theme of the 17th biennial CIGAR conference is ‘Alternative views on Public Sector Accounting and Financial Management’. The event is jointly organized by the Amsterdam Research Center in Accounting and the Zijlstra Center for Public Control, Governance and Leadership of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

The deadline for abstract or full paper submissions is March 25, 2019.

Abstracts and / or full papers can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

You can find all the details about the conference on https://www.cigar2019.nl.

For the call for papers click here!

 

 

ACCA - 9th annual public sector conference

Dear Colleague,

ACCA is organizing its 9th annual public sector conference in partnership with the Czech Chamber of Auditing. The conference will take place at the Marriott  Hotel in Prague, Czech Republic on 28 February - 1 March, 2019.

Please find the Call for Papers (CfP) attached.

The deadline for submissions is 30th November 2018.