Browse our growing collection of case studies, white papers and resources documenting the significance of the business reporting data standard, or check out one of our Infographics to get a clear picture of the hows and whys of the financial data standard.

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Case Studies & White Papers


Review case studies, white papers and research from XBRL US and others. Here’s a sample:

Pacific Rim Technology Discussion Paper
- December, 2009

This paper discusses state-of-the-art technology issues in XBRL development and maintenance with contributions from XBRL US members.

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Evolution of the Business Reporting Standard

- August, 2020

Since the first specification was introduced in 2003, the XBRL Specification has evolved to meet changing regulatory requirements and emerging technology opportunities.

Data Standards Automate Surety Underwriting

- May, 2023

Automating the transmission of Work-in-Process reports and financial statements to the bonding decision will help sureties, contractors, and bond agents by significantly improving the speed and efficiency in this important view of a contractor’s business.


Upcoming XBRL US Events

Domain Steering Committee Meeting
Tuesday, October 17, 2023

Communications & Services Steering Committee Meeting
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GovFin 2023: Empowering Governments, Modernizing Reporting
Thursday, November 9, 2023