Randy D. Jorgensen, PhD, CFA
Randy D. Jorgensen, PhD, CFA

Randy D. Jorgensen, PhD, CFA

Professor
Director, Master of Investment Management and Financial Analysis
Director, Master of Finance program
Heider College of Business

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Economics and Finance

Position

  • Professor

Biography

Dr. Jorgensen is a Professor of Finance and Director of the Master of Investment Management and Financial Analysis and Master of Finance programs at Creighton University.  Dr. Jorgensen has taught classes in all three of Creighton’s CFA review courses.  His teaching in the MIMFA and MFin programs includes fixed income, derivatives, portfolio management and ethics.  He has published a number of articles in various refereed academic and professional journals. Dr. Jorgensen received his Ph.D. from the University of Missouri in 1994 and earned his CFA designation in 2004.  Prior to his career in academics, Dr. Jorgensen was a bank examiner and a commercial loan officer.

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Wingender, J., Jorgensen, R., The Wealth Effects of Stock Certificate Dematerialization, Journal of American Business Review, 2015
  • Dunham, L., Washer, K., Jorgensen, R., Securities Lending Activities in Mutual Funds and ETF's: Ethical Considerations, Journal of Business Ethics, 2015/3, 1-8, 2015
  • Garcia-Feijoo, L., Jorgensen, R. D., Palanisamy, K. Does (un)ethical behavior affect corporate performance?, Journal of Accounting and Finance Research, 13, 61-76, 2013
  • Washer, K., Jorgensen, R., Exchange Traded Notes and the Lehman Bankruptcy, Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal, 15(1), 47-58, 2011
  • García-Feijóo, Luis, Jorgensen, Randy D. Can Operating Leverage Be the Cause of the Value Premium?, Financial Management (Blackwell Publishing Limited), 39(3), 1127-1154, 2010
  • Gracia-Feijoo, L., Howe, J. S., Jorgensen, R. D. Liquidity costs and the information content of calls of warrants: Intra-industry evidence., Investment Management and Financial Innovations, 2, 70-81, 2005
  • Jordan, B. D., Jorgensen, R. D., Kuipers, D. R. The relative pricing of US Treasury STRIPS: empirical evidence, Journal of Financial Economics, 56, 89-123, 2000

General

  • Washer, Ken, Bob Johnson and Randy Jorgensen. The Increasing Volatility of the Stock Market, Journal of Wealth Management, Vol. 19, No. 1, 71-82, 2016

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Corporate finance, ethics, fixed income, financial statement analysis, portfolio management

Current Research Projects

  • Corporate finance, ethics, fixed income, financial statement analysis, portfolio management

Awards and Honors

  • Heider College of Business Graduate Business Faculty Member of the Year, HCOB Graduate Students, 2017