Tippie’s Department of Accounting lauded

The Department of Accounting at the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business was recently ranked among the world’s best for scholarship by the American Accounting Association (AAA).

Overall, the department was ranked 16th in the world, based on the number of research articles published by Tippie accounting faculty in the top 20 peer-reviewed scholarly accounting journals between 1990 and 2009.

The department was also highly ranked in several specialty fields, including third in tax accounting, ninth in financial accounting, and 33rd in managerial accounting.

The AAA published the rankings in the current issue of the journal Issues in Accounting Education.