Stanley J. Garstka

Professor in the Practice of Management

Professor Stanley J. Garstka
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Professor Garstka is an expert in the bankruptcy process and has written on ways to reform it. His general interests include contemporary issues in accounting and the restructuring of troubled companies. His research has been published in leading management science and accounting journals. He has co-authored three accounting texts, the most recent, Financial Accounting, 2004, South-Western College Publishing, was co-authored with Rick Antle.

Professor Garstka has served on the boards of several corporate and nonprofit organizations, has consulted widely to organizations in all sectors, and recently served as the independent consultant for Thomas Weisel Partners LLC to procure independent research providers as part of the global settlement of conflicts of interest between research and investment banking announced by the SEC.

Education

  • PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, 1970
  • MSIA, Carnegie Mellon University, 1968
  • AB, Wesleyan University, 1966

Courses

Financial Analysis in Not for Profits I
MGT 801
Financial Analysis in Not for Profits II
MGT 802
Nonprofit Management Clinic
MGT 507
Financial Distress: Restructuring Troubled Entities
MGT 816
Foundations of Accounting and Valuation
MGT 502

Publications

Selected Books

R. Antle and S. J. Garstka
South-Western
2002
R. Antle, S. J. Garstka, and K. Sevigny
Thomson South-Western
2003
R. Antle, S. J. Garstka, and K. Sevigny
Thomson South-Western
2003
R. Antle, S. J. Garstka, and K. Sevigny
Thomson South-Western
2002
R. Antle, S. J. Garstka, and K. Sevigny
Thomson South-Western
2002

Selected Articles

E. H. Kaplan and S. J. Garstka
Management Science
2001
J. Flynn and S. Garstka
Operations research
1997
J. Flynn and S. Garstka
Operations research
1990
S. J. Garstka
Symposium on Auditing Research IV. Department of Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1982

Selected Working Papers

The Development of Corporate Performance Measures: Benchmarks Before EVA™
W. N. Goetzmann and S. J. Garstka

Boards

  • Yale Entrepreneurial Institute, 2007
  • New Haven Enterprise Center, 1998-2002
  • Danielson Holding Corporation, 1996-2002
  • MBA Enterprise Corps, 1991-1999
  • Vyquest Inc. (AMSE), 1988-1990
  • Foote School, 1995-1999
  • GRS Realty Co., Inc., 1996-1997
  • GRS Holding Co., Inc., 1996-1997