Richard Burgess

Rick Burgess

Director of School of Finance, Operations Management, and International BusinessH. Michael and Laurie Krimbill Faculty Fellow of FinanceHelmerich Hall 118-E

Professor Richard Burgess has published articles in the Journal of Quantitative and Financial Analysis, Journal of Business Administration, and Journal of the American Taxation Association.

Education and Degrees Earned

  • D.B.A., University of Kentucky, 1974
  • M.B.A., Kent State University, 1971
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, 1965

Areas of Academic Specialty

  • Financial management
  • Capital budgeting
  • Global portfolio management

Awards & Recognition

  • The University of Tulsa Outstanding Teaching Award, 2006
  • FMA Professor of the Year
  • Graduate Business Association Professor of the Year
  • Mayo Excellence in Research
  • Mortar Board Professor


  • Regulatory Threats and Political Vulnerability
    With Bowman, R. and Navassi, F. The Journal of Financial Research (Winter 2000): 411-420.
  • Do Financial Policy Makers Use Financial Theory: The Case of S&L and BHC Merger Regulation
    With Larsen Jr., G. ".", Journal of Applied Business Research Vol. 11, No. 2 (Spring 1995): 91-100.
  • Optimal Portfolios: Markowitz Full Covariance Versus Simple Selection Rules
    With Bey, R. The Journal of Financial Research (Summer 1988): 153-163.
  • Moving Stochastic Dominance: An Alternative Method for Testing Market Efficiency
    With Bey, R. and Kearns, R. The Journal of Financial Research Vol. 7, No. 3 (Fall 1984).
  • Structuring and Pricing Adjustable-Rate Mortgage Products: An Analysis of Critical Parameters
    With Wofford, L. Housing Finance Review Vol. 3, No. 1 (January 1984).
  • Regulatory Influences on Portfolio Performance: Short Selling and Regulation T
    With Tamarkin, M. The Journal of Financial Research Vol 5, No. 1 (Spring 1984)