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Theses/dissertations from 2023 2023.

The Rise of Text Analysis: Using Machine Learning to Explain the Variation in Going Concern Accuracy , Yimei Zhang

Theses/Dissertations from 2017 2017

Applying the Theory of Planned Behavior to Influence Auditors' Knowledge-Sharing Behavior , Xu Cheng

Theses/Dissertations from 2015 2015

Retail Investors' Perceptions of Financial Disclosures on Social Media: An Experimental Investigation Using Twitter , Neal Michael Snow

Does the Format of Internal Control Disclosures Matter? An Experimental Investigation of Nonprofessional Investor Behavior , Amanuel Fekade Tadesse

Theses/Dissertations from 2013 2013

Do Changing Reference Levels affect the Long-Term Effectiveness of Incentive Contracts? , Lee Michael Kersting

Theses/Dissertations from 2010 2010

The Effects of Directional Audit Guidance and Estimation Uncertainty on Auditor Confirmation Bias and Professional Skepticism When Evaluating Fair Value Estimates , Norma R. Montague

Theses/Dissertations from 2009 2009

Mitigating Escalation of Commitment: An Investigation of the Effects of Priming and Decision-Making Setting in Capital Project Continuation Decisions , Ann C. Dzuranin

Understanding and Improving Use-Tax Compliance: A Theory of Planned Behavior Approach , Christopher Robert Jones

Theses/Dissertations from 2008 2008

Detecting Financial Statement Fraud: Three Essays on Fraud Predictors, Multi-Classifier Combination and Fraud Detection Using Data Mining , Johan L. Perols

Performance and Perception: An Experimental Investigation of the Impact of Continuous Reporting and Continuous Assurance on Individual Investors , Anita Reed

The Effect of Multidimensional Information Presentation on the Effectiveness and Efficiency of a Spatial Accounting Judgment , John K. Tan

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150 Original Accounting Research Paper Topics

Accounting Research Topics

Our academic experts understand how hard it can be to come up with original accounting research paper topics for assignments. Students are often dealing with multiple responsibilities and trying to balance numerous deadlines. Searching the web or class notes takes up a lot of time. Therefore, we have put together our list of 150 accounting research topics that students can choose from or gather inspiration from.

Managerial Accounting Topics for College Students

This area of study has tremendous upside as more businesses rely on managerial accountants to bring innovative changes to their organizations. Here is a list of topics for research paper in this area:

  • Differences between financial accounting and managerial accounting.
  • Managerial accounting in the 21 st century.
  • The impact of managerial accounting in big businesses.
  • The major components of activity-based costing.
  • How managerial accounting affects international finance.
  • The impact managerial accounting has on human resources.
  • The major components of capital budgeting.
  • How managerial accounting affects internal business decisions.
  • Effective ways of adopting managerial accounting into small businesses.
  • Differences between variable costing and absorption costing.

Accounting Blog Topics for Today’s Generation

The following collection can be considered accounting hot topics because they deal with the issues that are most important to today’s generation of accountants that utilize advanced software to keep businesses successful:

  • Cost of manufacturing goods overseas.
  • The cost of instituting anti-harassment programs.
  • Inventory and cost of products sold in the U.S.
  • Reinventing accounts payable processes.
  • Using best practices to boost the bottom line.
  • The cost of keeping human resources on staff.
  • Simplifying procedures in accounts payable.
  • The cost of updating internal systems with technology.
  • The cost-effectiveness of employee training.
  • Working capital increasing in large companies.

Advanced Accounting Topics

As students advance academically, they may want to consider these topics for research paper to earn higher scores in their classes. Here are some suggestions:

  • How to run an efficient large accounting department.
  • Red flags in outdated accounting processes.
  • Identifying unconventional processes in payment processes.
  • Utilizing paperless processes in small businesses.
  • Applying EDP to accounts payable processes.
  • The benefits of automating payables and receivables.
  • Outsourcing procurement processes to save money.
  • Automation to handle repetitive processes.
  • The need for diversifying skills in accounting.
  • The ways time affects seasonal cash flow.

Controversial Accounting Topics

Many accounting topics for research papers need to draw a reader’s attention right from the start. This list of topics is controversial and should accomplish just that:

  • The impact the Jobs Act will have on large businesses.
  • The positive effects tax cuts will have on small business.
  • The risks of offshore accounting on U.S. businesses.
  • The need to update software each year to avoid accounting problems.
  • How small businesses are falling behind in accounting practices.
  • The impact bonus depreciation allows businesses.
  • Applying to government relief programs.
  • Describe the role the internet has on accounting.
  • The trustworthiness of online accounting programs.
  • The negatives of auditing collusion.

Intermediate Accounting Topics

These accounting paper topics are meant for students that have acquired skills in writing but may not have developed the skills needed to write a top-notch paper quite yet. They should be easy to research given a proper planning period:

  • Discuss why companies need to incorporate automated processes.
  • The problems with ethics in accounting practices.
  • Technology advancements that improve accounting accuracy.
  • The problem with accuracy in decade-old software.
  • Explain the best way to help accountants work manually.
  • Describe the historical prospect of best accounting practices.
  • The most effective way to become a certified accountant.
  • Compare accounting systems that improve processes.
  • The quick flow of data and the value on today’s accountants.
  • The negatives that come from relying on accounting software.

Interesting Accounting Topics

Sometimes you need to consider accounting project topics that would be great for numerous situations. You may need to present before a class or write a paper for a discussion panel. These ideas may suit your needs:

  • Explain the concept of accounting theory to practice.
  • The theories behind normative accounting practices.
  • The effect theories in accounting have on businesses.
  • Challenges of taking theory to practice.
  • The major changes in accounting practices over the last 25 years.
  • The impact the internet has had on accounting ethics.
  • Accounting practices in the 21 st century.
  • The challenges of accounting technologies on fast-growing companies.
  • The dangers the internet poses toward ethical accounting.
  • Describe the difficulties that come from putting theories into practice.

Accounting Projects Topics for a Short Project

Some cost accounting topics are worthy of an audience but need to be completed within a tight deadline. These project ideas are easy to research and can be completed within one week:

  • Use of efficient accounting software in tax season.
  • Applicable Professional and Legal Standards.
  • The difficulties in using offshore accounting.
  • The most effective way of managing earnings.
  • The development of cash flow in the United Kingdom.
  • The development of cash flow in the United States.
  • The best way to manage personal finances.
  • The effect financial markets have on personal spending.
  • Debt management in large corporations.
  • Accounting challenges during the pandemic.

Forensic Accounting Research Topics

This is another area of accounting that has a promising future for small to large businesses. Here are forensic accounting research paper topics you can use if you are interested in this booming segment:

  • Methods for identifying instances of money laundering.
  • The government’s right to search private accounts.
  • The use of tax records to report possible crimes.
  • Class action litigation cases in the United States.
  • Court use of forensic accounting in criminal cases.
  • Forensic accounting to develop better anti-fraud programs.
  • A company’s reliance on forensic accounting to prevent theft.
  • Establishing controls in emerging international markets.
  • Forensic accountants and their role in court proceedings.
  • Natural disaster and loss quantification practices.

Accounting Theory Topics for College

Good accounting thesis topics should mirror personally important issues. Essay ideas should reflect the things you want to learn more about and explore in-depth. Here is a list that may pique your interest:

  • Impact of accounting research on financial practices.
  • Scientific research studies in modern economies.
  • Modern accounting concepts and applications.
  • The change in accounting practices over the last two decades.
  • Describe the components of Positive Theory.
  • Marketplace discipline across major industries.
  • Major accounting theories and techniques in big businesses.
  • The use of technology to reduce accounting costs.
  • Technology theory in the use of modern accounting.
  • Risk management and the most effective theories.

Accounting Dissertation Topics for Grad Students

The following topic ideas delve into some serious issues in accounting and are much more difficult to handle. These should be approached with the utmost academic determination to earn a master’s or a Ph.D.:

  • Compare accounting software versus manual accounting.
  • Tax management procedures in the 21 st century.
  • The risks of updated technology in small companies.
  • The costs associated with broader health care in the workplace.
  • The history of accounting in the 20 th century.
  • The best method of managing debts without difficulties.
  • Accounting problems caused by online transactions.
  • Cryptocurrency and its impact on modern accounting practices.
  • Forecasting jobs in the field of accounting.
  • The danger technology poses to the accounting industry.

Current Accounting Topics for College

If you don’t have enough time to research current topics in accounting, these ideas will help you save time. There are plenty of online resources discussing current issues and you can also find information in the library:

  • Compare and contrast different cryptocurrencies.
  • The definition of a successful and modern business account.
  • Non-profit organizations and tax reductions.
  • Sports accounting in today’s world of social media.
  • The financial benefits of having a second stream of revenue.
  • Financial stock management of overall earnings.
  • The relationship between corporate donations and accounting.
  • Minimizing risks in big and small-sized businesses.
  • The impact that tax deductions have on big businesses.
  • Financial strategies to ensure employee retention.

Hot Topics in Accounting for a Graduate Level Course

These are the topics you should be considered for a graduate-level course if you want to make a great impression on the professor. Just be sure to do your due diligence and research your selected topic thoroughly:

  • The instances of “cooking books” in the 21 st century.
  • The best approach to update accounting systems.
  • Fraud cases currently in the United States.
  • The importance of forensic accountants in fraud cases.
  • The reasons account reports have government regulations.
  • The benefits of incorporating computerized accounting.
  • The need for companies to make changes to accounting departments.
  • Evolving accounting practices that reduce the risk of theft.
  • The effects offshore gambling has had on accounting.
  • Privacy protocols to keep accounting practices secret.

Financial Accounting Topics Being Discussed Today

Topics in accounting are rooted in financial processes that date back centuries. Yet, there are still many innovative ideas that drive business success. Consider these topics for an essay on issues that are current for today’s world:

  • The evolution of accounting practices over the last century.
  • The biggest ethical concerns about accounting.
  • Minimizing taxes when you are a small company.
  • Accounting software that will cut company costs.
  • The best way to lower taxes through accounting practices.
  • Describe the way managerial accounting is affected by international markets.
  • Explain the major factors of management earnings.
  • The most accurate way to figure out the estimated tax on a company’s earnings.
  • The quickest way to become a certified accountant.
  • Describe how culture influences accounting practices.

Accounting Information Systems Research

The next set of topics are great for anyone wanting to combine accounting with technology. We put together this set to generate interest in this area:

  • The ways small businesses can benefit from advanced technologies.
  • Describe how IT affects financial analysis for reporting.
  • Explain how companies use AIS to collect and store data.
  • Explain the 10 elements used to understand AIS.
  • Rank the best accounting information systems.
  • The future of AIS in small business financial practices.
  • Explain how AIS eliminates the use of balance sheets.
  • AIS technologies save money in large businesses.
  • The future of AIS in small to mid-size businesses.
  • Describe the role of AIS in modern business.

Accounting Presentation Topics for College

These presentation topics cover a wide range of areas that are perfect for diverse interests. At the college level, students must conduct a lot of academic research to guarantee they have all the most relevant information needed to present on a great topic:

  • Describe how forensic accounting can reduce risk to small businesses.
  • Describe the challenges value and cost that managers deal with.
  • The biggest changes to accounting practices in the 21 st century.
  • The benefits of having separate controlling accounts.
  • The rapid flow of data and the importance of modern accountants.
  • Describe how forensic accountants conduct their investigations.
  • The most likely causes of financial instability in small businesses.
  • Explain the factors one must consider before investing.
  • Describe the differences between financial and management accounting.
  • Describe the impact of new taxation policies on managerial accounting.

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Accounting Graduate Theses and Dissertations

Theses/dissertations from 2023 2023.

Two Studies Examining the Effects of Industry Controversy on Accountability and Social and Environmental Accounting , Jacob Lennard

Theses/Dissertations from 2021 2021

Three Papers Examining the Impact of Non-financial and Supplier Diversity Disclosures on Investors' Judgments and Decisions. , Andria Hill

Two Studies Examining The Effects of Tax Salience, Informational Justice, and Autonomy on Taxpayer Behaviors , Jason Schwebke

Two Studies Investigating Institutional Theory and Municipalities' Payments in Lieu of Taxes Programs in Nonprofit Organizations , Gregory Stone

Theses/Dissertations from 2019 2019

Three Studies on Cybersecurity Disclosure and Assurance , Patricia Navarro Vekez

System Justification Theory: Synthesizing and Applying its Theoretical Motivations in Behavioral Accounting Research , Wioleta Olczak

Two Studies Analyzing The Effects of Business Case and Paradoxical Cognitive Framing on Sustainability Decision Making , Nadra Pencle

Theses/Dissertations from 2018 2018

Three Studies Examining the Potential for Relational Reasoning to Enhance Expertise in Complex Audit Domains , Matthew Holt

Three Studies Examining Auditors' Use of Data Analytics , Jared Koreff

Three Studies Examining the Effects of Business Analytics on Judgment and Decision Making in Accounting , Bradley Lang

Theses/Dissertations from 2017 2017

Three Studies Examining The Effects of Informal Management Control Systems and Incentive Compensation Schemes on Employees' Performance , Kazeem Akinyele

Three Studies Examining Accountability in Auditing , Amy Donnelly

The Expansion of Financial Regulation to Include Humanitarian Issues:An Examination of the Development of Conflict Mineral Reporting Requirements Using Actor-Network Theory , Robert Tennant

Theses/Dissertations from 2016 2016

Decision Making in Corporate Taxation , Bonnie Brown

Re-Thinking the Intentionality of Fraud: Constructing and Testing the Theory of Unintended Amoral Behavior to Explain Fraudulent Financial Reporting , Andrew Dill

Under-Researched Areas of Audit Quality: Inputs, Firms, and Institutions , Jared Eutsler

Theses/Dissertations from 2015 2015

Three Studies Examining Nonprofessional Investors' Decision Making , Anis Triki

Three Studies Examining the Effects of Psychological Distance on Judgment and Decision Making in Accounting , Martin Weisner

Theses/Dissertations from 2014 2014

Interactive Data Visualization In Accounting Contexts: Impact On User Attitudes, Information Processing, And Decision Outcomes , Oluwakemi Ajayi

Theses/Dissertations from 2013 2013

The Impact Of Technology On Management Control: Degradation, Empowerment, Or Technology Dominance? , Joseph Canada

Regulation And The Auditing Profession , Alexey Lyubimov

The Diffusion Of Digital Dashboards: An Examination Of Dashboard Utilization And The Managerial Decision Environment , Jeffrey Reinking

Theses/Dissertations from 2012 2012

Three Studies Of Stakeholder Influence In The Formation And Management Of Tax Policies , Jason Chen

An Examination Of Issues Related To Professional Skepticism In Auditing , Erin Burrell Nickell

More Than Money: Corporate Social Performance And Reporting And The Effect On Economic Performance , Kimberly A. Zahller

Theses/Dissertations from 2011 2011

The Effects Of Risk And Trust On The Achievement Of Sustainable Competitive Advantage From B2b E-commerce Trading Relationships , Clark J. Hampton

Theses/Dissertations from 2010 2010

Three Studies Related To The Institutionalization Of International Financial Reporting Standards. , Anna Alon

Three Studies Investigating The Legal Liability Implications Of The Sarbanes-oxley Act Of 2002 , Jillian Phillips

Theses/Dissertations from 2009 2009

Understanding The Antecedents And Consequences Of Sales And Use Tax Policy: Evidence From Three Studies , Amy Hageman

Theses/Dissertations from 2007 2007

Organizational Legitimacy And The Strategic Use Of Accounting Information: Three Studies Related To Social And Environmental Dis , Charles Cho

Finance And Accounting Outsourcing: Three Studies Related To The Ethical And Economic Dimensions Of Accounting Outsourcing , Renu V. Desai

Change In The Indian Accounting Profession: Three Studies Related To The Entry Of The Big Four Accounting Firms In India , Vikram G. Desai

Theses/Dissertations from 2005 2005

Accounting Disclosure At The Organization-society Interface: A Meta-theory And Empirical Evidence , Jennifer Ching-Kuan Chen

Adaptive Self-regulation And Organizational Politics: Investigating The Effects In The Accounting Profession , Sharon Howell

The Public Policy Implications Of Audit Regulation: Three Studies Related To The Passage Of The Sarbanes-Oxley Act Of 2002 , Steven Thornburg

Theses/Dissertations from 1997 1997

The role of performance plans in mitigating agency problems and improving corporate performance : an empirical examination , Sanjay Gupta

An Investigation of the Interpretation of Uncertainty Information Displays by Decision Makers , Lois S. Mahoney

Theses/Dissertations from 1996 1996

The information content of accounting measures in relation to the cross-section of expected stock returns , Sekhar Anantharaman

Explaining mutual fund performance : the usefulness of corporate financial information , F. Lauren Detzel

An empirical study of user satisfaction with accounting information systems in a healthcare environment , Brian Lyle McGuire

Theses/Dissertations from 1995 1995

Estimating loan losses using markov chains , Luis Betancourt

An investigation of firms choosing early adoption of sfas number 106: employers accounting for postretirement benefits other than pensions , Barbara Boyette Clevenger

An empirical comparison of traditional statistical techniques and neural networks in the auditing domain , Thomas John Hofferd

Decision maker weighting and usage of indicators of university service efforts and accomplishments , Barbara B. Ratti

Theses/Dissertations from 1993 1993

Pattern perceptiveness and acquisition of accounting skills , L. Melissa Walters York

Theses/Dissertations from 1991 1991

The effects of graphical distortion of accounting information on financial judgements , Deanna Oxender Burgess

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Accounting Thesis Topics: 40+ Brilliant Concepts to consider

Accounting Thesis Topics

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  • Does the existing accounting standard achieve the stated objectives accurately?
  • What are the five most significant technological advancements in the last 50 years to enhance accounting services?
  • What accounting procedures need to be modified to decrease the quantity of paperwork that isn’t required?
  • Accounting course revision to know the readiness for student’s employment?
  • What are the pressing ethical concerns in accounting?
  • In a retail setting, how does internal control work?
  • What are the moral and societal implications of huge businesses evading taxes?
  • Legal responsibilities of an accountant defending a company in front of the IRS?
  • Is it critical for an accountant’s success to have a solid set of ethics and morals?
  • How can an accountant help a firm run more efficiently and profitably?
  • How to increase the appearance of accounting to enhance university attendance?
  • What are an Accountant’s responsibilities when a forced error occurs?
  • What are accountants’ best practices for maintaining an accurate Financial Record?
  • Electronic Personal Accountancy Services a Good Substitute for a Professional Accountant?
  • What are the most common tax overhead reduction techniques used by big businesses?
  • Should large corporations be allowed to lower their taxes?

Accounting Thesis Topics for Undergraduate

  • How would it affect industries when the world seeks to move towards a flat standard global tax rate?
  • Are Inflation and Standard yield calculations still valid today?
  • To protect tax revenue, when is the global economic system transitioning to decentralized currencies?
  • When should companies look to hire an accountant?
  • Why using a family member as an accountant is not ethical?
  • Should your accountant have complete control over your company’s finances?
  • How accounting profession adapt toward digital personal accounting services?
  • Ethical consequences of attempting to secure the lowest tax payment for large corporations?
  • Can a company outgrow traditional accounting methods?

New Age Accounting Topics for Thesis

  • Accountant’s moral obligation following clients’ incorrect instructions?
  • Should accountants take crypto currencies into account when calculating a client’s net worth?
  • Is accounting education in college keeping up with industry changes?
  • Government regulations and how they affect the accounting industry in today’s accounting world?
  • How are software solutions changing the accounting process? Why is this threat to future accountants?
  • How should accounts handle gambling, arbitrage trading, crypto currencies, and other forms of loosely regulated income?
  • Why do the world’s most giant corporations avoid paying taxes, and how might new accounting regulations help?
  • Avoiding jail is a dirty accountant | the various strategies for lying in the books and avoiding prison time
  • The digital world: is it a safer platform for accounting or an unnecessary cyber security risk?

Accounting Thesis Topic Ideas for Managerial Accounting

  • What stolen accounting data means for your company’s financial future
  • Which is better for small and medium businesses: long-term debt or short-term debt?
  • Financial experts, investors, and accountants | examining the connection between money flowing in and the people who handle it
  • The multiplication of long-term debt and how to reduce it?
  • How an accounting department’s leadership can make or break a company?
  • Accountants’ software and its implications in day-to-day activities
  • How managing a company’s finances allows for a wide range of illegal activities.
  • Managing an internal accounting team vs. an outsourced accounting team
  • The risk that managers and accountants take when they conduct daily accounting?

What’s Next? The Formula for Your Accounting Thesis Paper

Developing such intriguing topics was never easy if the students failed to maintain the continuous effort needed to write a successful accounting thesis paper.

  • The process starts with identifying an interesting subject topic that genuinely interests you.
  • Read comparative literature by noted scholars for finding a topic that needs more research. This process is called a literature review.
  • Taking note for relative information like, ‘Title’, ‘Author Name’, ‘Publication year’, ‘Publication’, ‘Questions author answered’.
  • Reading journals and newsletters for finding the latest trends and news is also necessary.
  • Write an abstract that provides a list of all your research and shows your problem questions for the research. This intrigues reader’s curiosity.
  • Understand the methodology used by successful researchers and follow the process to the end.
  • Pay close attention to taking data from different sources and validate their authenticity.
  • Use visual data representation in your research as this increases the readability of your paper.
  • The conclusion is where you can provide your recommendation; keeping the option of further researches open on your topic is an excellent way to end your paper.
  • Check for grammatical errors and proofread your final draft before submitting it. \
  • Check the plagiarism report of your content online.

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