Henry Friedman is an associate professor of accounting. His research interests relate broadly to how information is produced and used in firms and capital markets. Using theoretical models and archival data, he studies issues including regulation, corporate governance, managerial incentives, noise in stock prices and returns, and investor preferences.
At UCLA Anderson, Friedman teaches introductory financial accounting and runs an online pre-term course to help entering students prepare for their first-year accounting class. At the University of Pennsylvania, Friedman taught core managerial accounting and helped teach entrepreneurship and materials science and engineering courses as a graduate fellow for the Innovation and Technology Management course.
Ph.D. Accounting 2012, University of Pennsylvania
M.A. Accounting 2012, University of Pennsylvania
B.S. Economics 2007, University of Pennsylvania
B.S. Materials Science and Engineering 2007, University of Pennsylvania