Weekly Announcements – January 18, 2010

Here are the latest announcements from SSRN:

Announcing New Sponsored LSN Subject Matter eJournal

We are pleased to announce a new Legal Scholarship Network (LSN) Sponsored Subject Matter eJournal — Sustainability Law & Policy, sponsored by Florida State University College of Law.

View Papers: http://www.ssrn.com/link/Sustainability-Law-Policy.html
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Editors: Robin Kundis Craig, Attorneys’ Title Insurance Fund Professor of Law, Florida State University College of Law, David L. Markell, Steven M. Goldstein Professor, Florida State University College of Law, and J. B. Ruhl, Matthews & Hawkins Professor of Property, Florida State University College of Law

Sponsor: The Florida State University College of Law, located in Tallahassee, draws J.D. students from over 125 undergraduate institutions across the country. Its Program in Environmental and Land Use Law is ranked #11 in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report, and offers both a Certificate Program in Environmental and Land Use Law for J.D. students and an LL.M. degree in Environmental Law and Policy. Students in the Program produce the Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law, one of the nation’s top 15 environmental law reviews. Our law faculty have recently served as visiting professors at the Harvard Law School (2), University of Virginia School of Law, Columbia University School of Law, and the the University of Pennsylvania School of Law. SSRN routinely ranks the Florida State University College of Law as a top 30 law school in terms of article downloads.

Description: Sustainability Law & Policy is an interdisciplinary e-journal covering all aspects of sustainable resource use and development. The editors invite scholarship from all disciplines, including law, political science, economics, and the physical and other social sciences.

Announcing AAA 2010 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Abstracting eJournal

In cooperation with the American Accounting Association, the Accounting Research Network (ARN) is pleased to announce the AAA 2010 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting Abstracting eJournal. This abstracting ejournal is available to all subscribers at no charge and contains abstracts of the meeting papers with links to the full text in the SSRN eLibrary.

The objective of the Financial Accounting & Reporting Section of the American Accounting Association is to give greater attention to financial accounting and reporting and to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of education, research, and professional practice by: (1) disseminating and evaluating teaching methods and materials; (2) encouraging, facilitating, and publicizing research interests and projects; and (3) creating opportunities for interchange and cooperation between academics and practitioners. This abstracting ejournal provides a data warehouse for all abstracts and papers presented at the meeting. Abstracts of the papers will also be published in subject-specific ejournals within ARN and, where appropriate, in the ejournals of our sister networks.

You can browse all AAA 2010 Financial Accounting & Reporting Section (FARS) Meeting abstracts in the SSRN database by clicking on the following link. There are currently approximately 35 such papers publicly available in the system. You may wish to bookmark it in your browser.

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