Phillip Stocken

Jack Byrne Professor of Accounting; Area Chair, Accounting


Phil Stocken specializes in accounting and business analysis. He teaches accounting and financial management, analysis, and reporting in both executive education programs and MBA classes.  He is highly skilled at conveying the essential information in financial statements and financial statement analysis to audiences with varying levels of financial experience and understanding.

Professor Stocken has conducted extensive research on the financial reporting behavior of publicly traded corporations. His work has been published in The Accounting Review, American Economic Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting Research, and RAND Journal of Economics. He  is also a reviewer for the National Science Foundation.


"Strategic Accounting Disclosure" Reviewed in The Accounting Review  //

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Strategic Accounting Disclosure  //

Strategic Accounting Disclosure by Phillip C. Stocken focuses on accounting disclosure within a non-contractual setting in which Revelation Principle does not apply. Learn more

Tuck Students Explore South Africa  //

Learning Expeditions led by Professor Stocken introduce students to business opportunities in South Africa and other parts of the continent.






  • PhD, Pennsylvania State University, 1998
  • MCom, University of the Witwatersrand, 1995
  • BCom (Hons) (first class), University of the Witwatersrand, 1988