Associate Professor of Accounting Anwer Ahmed, a Mays Fellow, was recently appointed to the editorial board of Contemporary Accounting Research. The 23-year-old journal is a product of the Canadian Academic Accounting Association, serving a global audience with four issues a year.
Ahmed has been a referee for such journals as CAR, The Accounting Review and The Journal of Accounting. He is ranked among the top 200 out of 42,000 authors on the Social Science Research Network in terms of downloads of working papers. His current research interests cover the role of accounting in corporate governance, reporting of derivatives and earnings quality.
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