The objective of the Foundation for Auditing Research is to advance the profession’s learning curve in terms of continuous improvement of the audit practice, feeding accountancy education, and extending the accountancy research community in the Netherlands and abroad. To pursue these objectives FAR initiates and commissions academic research focused on the drivers of audit quality within audit firms in the Netherlands and disseminates this knowledge to practitioners, researchers, and standard setters, regulators, and other stakeholders internationally for practical development and improvement. For more information about the research agenda, call for research project proposals and initiated research projects select one of the subpages: