Dr. Elaine Henry

School: School of Business
Building: Babbio Center
Room: 408
Phone: 201-216-3688
Email: ehenry1@stevens.edu
  • Ph.D., Accounting, Rutgers University, 2005
  • MBA, Harvard Business School, 1981
  • BBA, Accounting, & BA English, Millsaps College 1977 & 1975
  • Fordham University, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Accounting & Taxation, and Director, Fordham CFA Program Partner Initiative, Bronx, NY, 2012 to 2015
  • University of Miami School of Business Administration, Coral Gables, FL, Assistant Professor, Department of Accounting, 2005 to 2012.
  • Citibank, New York, London, Athens, Senior Banker, Vice-President, 1987-2001.
  • McKinsey & Company, New York, Hong Kong, Management Consultant, 1983-1986.
  • Lehman Brothers Kuhn Loeb, New York, Associate, Corporate Finance, 1981-1983.
Honors & Awards

Bright Idea Award, Publications of New Jersey’s Business Faculty, 16 ed., 2017

Deloitte Foundation Doctoral Fellowship Award, 2003

Citibank Global Corporate Bank, Global Relationship Banking Award, 1998, in recognition of role as transactor in cross-border acquisition financing on the basis of creativity, leadership, cross-organizational cooperation.

Professional Societies
  • American Accounting Association, International Accounting Section President 2019-2020, former treasurer
  • Beta Gamma Sigma honor society
  • American Accounting Association
  • CFA Institute. Charterholder and member
  • CFA NY (formerly NYSSA. NY Society of Security Analysts)
  • HBS Club of New York
  • CFA Miami. Former member and treasurer 
Selected Publications
  1. Elaine Henry, Nan Hu, and Xi Jiang. (2019). "Relative Emphasis on Non-GAAP Earnings in Conference Calls: Determinants and Market Reaction. ", European Accounting Review, forthcoming.
  2. Elaine Henry and Marietta Peytcheva. (2019). "Joint Effects of Boilerplate and Text Markup on the Judgments of Novice and Experienced Users of Financial Information.", Behavioral Research in Accounting, forthcoming.
  3. Elaine Henry and Marietta Peytcheva. (2018). ""Earnings-Announcement Narrative and Investor Judgment"", Accounting Horizons , 3 (32), 123-143.
  4. Elizabeth A. Gordon, Elaine Henry, Bjorn N. Jorgensen, and Cheryl L. Linthicum. (2017). "Flexibility in cash flow classification under IFRS: Determinants and consequences", Review of Accounting Studies , 22 (2), 839-872.
  5. Elaine Henry and Jack T. Ciesielski. (2017). "Accounting's Tower of Babel: Key Considerations in Assessing Non-GAAP Earnings", Financial Analysts Journal, perspectives , 73 (2), 34-50.
  6. Elaine Henry and Andrew J. Leone. (2016). "Measuring Qualitative Information in Capital Markets Research ", The Accounting Review, 1 (91), 153-178.
  7. Elizabeth A. Gordon, Elaine Henry, Xudong Li and Lili Sun. (Sep 2014). "Management Guidance Pre- and Post-Restatement", Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, 7-8 (41), 867-892.
  8. Elizabeth A. Gordon, Elaine Henry, Marietta Peytcheva and Lili Sun. (2013). "Discretionary Disclosure and the Market Reaction to Restatements", Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting , 1 (41), 7-8.
  9. Elaine Henry and Ya-wen Yang. (Feb 2013). "Does Multistandard Reporting Affect Analysts' Forecasts? ", Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance, 2 (24), 55-67.
  10. Elaine Henry, Elizabeth A. Gordon, Timothy Louwers and Brad Reed. (2012). "The Role of Related Party Transactions in Fraudulent Financial Reporting ", The Journal of Forensic and Investigative Accounting, 1 (4), 186-213.
  11. Elaine Henry and Oscar J. Holzmann. (2011). "EITF: Recent activity on business combinations disclosures, goodwill and deconsolidation", Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance , 22 (4), 99-104.
  12. Elaine Henry, Stephen Lin, and Ya-wen Yang. "The European-U.S. 'GAAP Gap': IFRS to U.S. GAAP Form 20-F Reconciliations ", Accounting Horizons, 2009 (23), 121-150.
  13. Elaine Henry. (2009). "Early Adoption of SFAS No. 159: Lessons from Games (Almost) Played ", Accounting Horizons, 2 (23), 181-199.
  14. Elaine Henry, Carol Ann Frost and Stephen Lin. (2009). "Response to the U.S. Securities and Exchange's Proposed Rule: Roadmap for the Potential Use of Financial Statements Prepared in Accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards by U.S. Issuers", Journal of International Accounting Research , 2 (8), 61-85.
  15. Elaine Henry. (2008). "Are Investors Influenced by the Way Earnings Press Releases are Written?", The Journal of Business Communication, 4 (45), 363-407.
  16. Elaine Henry, Elizabeth A. Gordon, Timothy Louwers, and Brad Reed. (2007). "Auditing Related Party Transactions: A Literature Overview and Research Synthesis ", Accounting Horizons, 1 (21).
  17. Elaine Henry. (2006). "Market Reaction to Verbal Components of Earnings Press Releases: Event Study Using a Predictive Algorithm", Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting, 1 (3), 1-19.
  1. Elaine Henry, Thomas R. Robinson, Wendy L. Pirie, and Michael A. Broihahn. (2015). International Financial Statement Analysis, Wiley. 3rd edition.
  2. Elaine Henry Jerald E. Pinto, Thomas R. Robinson, and John D. Stowe. (2015). Equity Asset Valuation, Wiley. 3rd edition.
Book Chapters
  1. Elaine Henry and Andrew Leone. (2014). "Measuring the Tone of Accounting and Financial Narrative", Communication and Language Analysis in the Corporate World, Roderick Hart , IGI Global.
  • BT 325 Financial Statement Analysis
  • BT 200 Financial Accounting