Joint Call for Papers

Special Issues on Corporate Disclosures

Accounting in Europe and The British Accounting Review

In conjunction with the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), we invite submissions of papers on diverse aspects of disclosure and drawing on diverse research methods and approaches. Successful submissions will have potential to demonstrate research impact by contributing to public policy development and in particular the regulation of financial reporting.

Scope of the Special Issues

Submissions are invited under three broad themes. Studies combining two or all themes are especially welcome:

  1. Compliance with Mandatory Disclosure Requirements
  2. Specific Areas of Interest to the IASB
  3. Alternative Research Approaches

Guest Editors

Lisa Evans, University of Stirling (

Ioannis Tsalavoutas, University of Glasgow (

Fanis Tsoligkas, University of Bath (

Submission and Review Process

Deadline for submissions: 31 January 2022

Tentative publication date: First half of 2023


Authors of selected papers will be invited to present their work at a workshop in June-August 2022, organised by the Adam Smith Observatory of Corporate Reporting Practices at the University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School.

Exact dates will be announced at a later stage. There is no submission fee and no registration fee for workshop participants.

Accepted papers

Accepted papers will be highlighted on the IFRS Foundation's website.

Detailed call for papers

Special Issues on Corporate Disclosures (pdf)



First published: 9 February 2021