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Accounting

Accounting or accountancy is the measurement, processing, and communication of financial and non financial information about economic entities such as businesses and corporations. Accounting, which has been called the "language of business", measures the results of an organization's economic activities and conveys this information to a variety of users, including investors, creditors, management, and regulators. Practitioners of accounting are known as accountants. The terms "accounting" and "financial reporting" are often used as synonyms.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
333,447
Prior Five Years
98,160
Total Citations
Lifetime
5,933,512
Prior Five Years
449,308
Total Scholars
Lifetime
60,672
Prior Five Years
39,605

Institutional Rankings

Global (Worldwide)
Academic Institutions
Lifetime
Academic Institutions
Prior Five Years
Non-academic Institutions
Lifetime
#1
United States
#1
Australia
#1
Australia
#2
United States
#2
Malaysia
#3
United States
#3
Australia
#4
Australia
#4
Australia
#5
United States
#5
United States
#6
United Kingdom
#6
Iran
#7
United States
#7
United States
#8
United States
#8
Finland
#9
United States
#9
United States
#10
United Kingdom
#10
Hong Kong
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Publications and Citation History

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Scholars based on Top 20 Specialties

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