Dhananjay (Dan) Gode

Dhananjay (Dan) Gode

Joined Stern 1998

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, 10-86
New York, NY 10012

E-mail dg46@stern.nyu.edu
Personal website


Dan Gode is a Clinical Professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business. He teaches and consults extensively in the areas of business drivers, financial reporting, data analytics, modeling, and taxation. Dan has been at Stern since 1998 and was voted "Professor of the Year" twice and has been nominated for the award seven times.

His primary research areas include financial analysis, legal liability of firms, valuation, managerial accounting, and performance measurement. Professor Gode has been published in the Review of Accounting Studies, the Quarterly Journal of Economics and the Journal of Political Economy.

Dan received his BS in Electronics Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management. He received his MS in Information Systems, MS in accounting, and PhD from Carnegie Mellon University.

Research Interests

  • Accounting
  • Finance and information systems
  • Economics

Courses Taught

  • Business Drivers: An Analytical Framework
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Financial Statement Analytics using Python
  • Modeling Corporate Transactions (Advanced Modeling)
  • Modeling Financial Statements
  • Taxation of Individuals and Business Income
  • Taxes and Business Strategy
  • Tech Industry Drivers: An Analytical Framework

Academic Background

Ph.D., Accounting, 1994

M.S., Accounting, 1992

M.S., Information Systems, 1990

M.B.A., Information Systems, 1988
Indian Institute of Management

B.S., Electrical Engineering, 1986
Institute of Technology

Areas of Expertise


  • Accounting Liability
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Valuation