Call for Papers: Fifth Accounting History International Conference

"Accounting in other places, Accounting by other peoples"

The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada
9-11 August 2007

Sponsored by: College of Commerce at the University of Saskatchewan
Accounting History Special Interest Group of the
Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand

Conference papers will be accepted across a wide range of accounting history topics, including those on the above theme, and a variety of methodological and theoretical perspectives. However, in signifying a conference theme, authors are encouraged to think about non-traditional topic areas and explore other places and other peoples.

"Accounting in other places, Accounting by other peoples" would include such topics as:
- The professionalisation of accounting in the developing world;
- The role of imperialism in spreading accounting practice;
- Accounting history issues that interface with race, gender or culture; and
- The role of accounting and accountants in non-business settings such as art and music.

Submission and Review of Papers: Papers written in the English language should be submitted electronically no later than 26 March 2007 to All papers will be subject to a double-blind refereeing process and will be published on the conference web site, as refereed conference proceedings unless otherwise advised.

Notification of Acceptance: Notification of papers accepted for inclusion in the conference program will be made by 15 May 2007.

Conference information is available at the Conference website:

Information about The Banff Centre is available at:
Inquiries may be directed to the Conference Convenor, Nola Buhr of the University of Saskatchewan, at the following e-mail address: