Dr. Stephannie Larocque is the Notre Dame Associate Professor of Accountancy and the KPMG Faculty Fellow at the Mendoza College of Business. Professor Larocque is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario (B.A. Hon.) and the University of Toronto (Ph.D.) as well as a CFA charterholder. A former equity research analyst, Dr. Larocque's research now encompasses empirical capital markets including analysts' forecasts, private equity funds, and cost of equity capital estimation. Her research has been published in journals including The Accounting Review, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Accounting Studies, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Financial Reporting, Journal of Investment Management, and The Journal of Portfolio Management. She is a member of the Editorial Board for Contemporary Accounting Research and for Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, and currently serves as President of the Financial Accounting and Reporting Section (FARS) of the American Accounting Association. Professor Larocque teaches Principles of Accounting (EMBA 60601) and Analysis and Valuation Using Financial Statements (ACCT 70311), and previously taught Introductory Financial Accounting (ACCT 20100) and Data Analytics in Accounting (ACCT 30280) and in the Girls Who Invest summer program. She is a 2018 recipient of the Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.
Her surname is pronounced "La-Rock".
Areas of Expertise
Contemporary Accounting Research
April 15, 2020
FARS Financial Accounting Reporting Section
September, 2017 - January, 2019