John S. Bildersee

John S. Bildersee

Joined Stern 1978

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, 10-180
New York, NY 10012

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John Bildersee is a retired Professor of Accounting at the Stern School of Business, New York University. He earned a Ph.D. in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago.

His research focuses on financial accounting and on fixed income securities.

He has published articles in the Journal of Finance and the Accounting Review and other journals. He teaches financial analysis, financial reporting and mergers and acquisition accounting in the undergraduate and graduate programs.

Research Interests

  • Financial Reporting
  • Financial Statement Analysis

Academic Background

Ph.D., Finance and Accounting, 1971
University of Chicago

M.B.A., Finance, 1971
Unviersity of Chicago

B.A., Economics, 1966

Areas of Expertise


  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • Financial Statement Analysis