Faculty Profile

Brad Jordan Ph.D.

Professor of Finance Richard W. and Janis H. Furst Endowed Chair in Finance

Bradford D. (Brad) Jordan, Richard W. and Janis H. Furst Endowed Chair in Finance, University of Kentucky. Dr. Jordan specializes in the valuation of fixed income securities and derivative assets. His recent research examines the pricing of U.S. Treasury obligations, the effect of taxes on security values, the valuation of exotic options, and the pricing of IPOs. He has published numerous articles in most of the major finance journals, and he has received a variety of research awards. Dr. Jordan is coauthor of Fundamentals of Corporate Finance 11/e, Corporate Finance 11/e, and Essentials of Corporate Finance 8/e, three of the most widely used business finance textbooks in the world, along with Fundamentals of Investments: Valuation and Management 7/e, a widely used investments text. He is an associate editor of the The Financial Review and The Review of Financial Economics, and he is a past-President of the Southern Finance Association.

Contact Information

Department: Finance and Quantitative Methods
Phone: (859) 257-4887
Email: brad.jordan@uky.edu
Office: 345M Gatton College of Business and Economics
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Ph.D., University Of Florida, 1984
B.A., University Of Florida, 1979

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