The reliability of peer review for
manuscript and grant submissions: A cross-disciplinary investigation.
In addition to using open peer review for
all materials, articles and other types of materials, such as concept notes, are submitted to the website, then published along with any underlying data.
London: Moody's Investors Service has today said that it views as credit negative for 14 Russian issuers and 5 Kazakh issuers in the energy and mining sectors the recent placement on review for
downgrade of the Government of Russia's Ba1 bond and issuer ratings and the Government of Kazakhstan's Baa2 bond and issuer ratings.
There are 41 state boards of accountancy that require some form of peer review for
Several of the AlCPA's audit quality centers (such as the Governmental Audit Quality Center and Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center) either require peer review for
membership or require that member firms make their peer review reports readily available to the public.
If the Tax Court amended its rules to express the changed character of the Tax Court judge's review of special trial judge reports, that change would, of course, be subject to appellate review for
consistency with the relevant Federal statutes and due process.
In order for improvement to occur, however, your data must be accurate, so the first thing to do is to review for
data accuracy (like using an air gauge).
Evidence of the evolving value of peer reviews is seen in the fact that when peer review was first adopted, very few, if any, state boards of accountancy mandated peer review for
Stang, editor of JOC and a chemist at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, said at an ACS meeting last August that he sees dangers in trading this peer review for
wider, quicker dissemination.
The revised standards also affect regulators (such as state boards of accountancy, which require peer review for
licensure), CPAs who perform the peer reviews and state CPA societies, which administer the peer review program (see the box).
Nevertheless, under AICPA guidelines, Sara has an audit practice and must undergo a peer review if she chooses to be a member of the AICPA and/or her state accountancy board requires peer review for
ACTION: The CSAVR will notify all member state vocational rehabilitation agencies of this agreement and recommend this as an opportunity for each agency to further streamline its service delivery with the support and technical assistance of RSA and with the involvement of stakeholders in the review for
its planning and implementation.
In addition, the state must have mandatory peer review for
the state board of accountancy to have access.
Although there are extensive checklists and lengthy manuals, many issues arise in the performance and administration of peer review for
which no clear guidelines are available.
Member approval of mandatory peer review for
membership in the AICPA was a significant step along the path of enhanced quality and improved performance.