Dr. Jeff Jones


Finance and General Business

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Finance and General Business
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897




  • PhD, Business Administration - Finance, 2008, University of Arkansas
  • MBA, Business Administration - Accounting Emphasis, 2003, Drury University
  • BA, Business Administration, Economics and Accounting, 1997, Drury University


  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Certified in Financial Management (CFM)




  • FIN 586/686: International Financial Statement Analysis
  • FIN 380/600: Financial Management 

Research and professional interests

  • Banks
  • Contagion
  • Financial crises
  • Opacity
  • Systemic risk

Publications in the following journals:

  • Managerial Finance
  • Banking and Finance Review
  • Journal of Banking and Finance
  • Journal of Economics and Business
  • Journal of Financial Intermediation
  • Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting

Awards and honors

  • Research Stipend, Breech School of Business, 2012, 2011
  • Summer Research Grant, Breech School of Business, 2008
  • Sam M. Walton College of Business Outstanding Graduate Assistant Teaching Award, 2006-2007