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Professor of Finance


  • Ph.D., Louisiana Tech University
  • M.B.A., University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
  • B.S., Arkansas State University - Jonesboro

Teaching Specialties

  • Business Finance
  • Investments

Research Interests

  • Stock and Bond Valuation
  • Asset Allocation
  • Macroeconomic Policy


  • CFA Institution
  • CFA Society of Memphis


Richard is in his 26th year at ASU.  He has been a Professor of Finance since 1989.  Before coming to ASU, he was an Associate Professor of Accounting and Finance for ten years at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau.