Faculty Profile

Brad Jordan Ph.D.

Professor of Finance duPont Endowed Chair in Banking and Financial Services

Bradford D. (Brad) Jordan, duPont Endowed Chair in Banking and Financial Services, University of Kentucky. Dr. Jordan specializes in corporate finance and securities valuation. His recent research examines mutual fund manager skill, 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 Corporate Finance 12/e, Fundamentals of Corporate Finance 12/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 8/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: Gatton College of Business and Economics
Personal Website


Ph.D., University Of Florida, 1984
B.A., University Of Florida, 1979

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