Bradford D. (Brad) Jordan, Visiting Scholar. Before arriving at UF, Dr. Jordan held the duPont Endowed Chair in Banking and Financial Services at the University of Kentucky, where he was department chair for many years. He 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 leading finance journals, and he has received a variety of research awards, including the Fama/DFA Award in 2010.
Dr. Jordan is coauthor of Corporate Finance 13/e, Fundamentals of Corporate Finance 13/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 9/e, a popular investments text.