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Dr. Jack Broughton

Associate Professor
The George L. Argyros School of Business and Economics
Office Location: Beckman Hall 307I
Phone: (714) 997-6853
Scholarly Works:
Digital Commons
The College of William and Mary, Bachelor of Arts (Latin)
The College of William and Mary, Master of Business Admin.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Ph.D.


Associate Professor of Finance. Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Dr. Broughton teaches a variety of finance courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. His research has appeared in leading finance journals such as the Journal of Business, Financial Review, Quarterly Journal of Business and Economics, Journal of Financial Services Research, and Journal of Investing. He is the former Director of the Hoag Center for Real Estate and Finance and was Associate Dean of the Argyros School for eight years, during which time the school was reaccredited by AACSB and first recognized as a top 50 undergraduate business program by BusinessWeek magazine. He founded the student management investment fund in the Argyros School and was instrumental in the design and construction of the Janes Financial Center. Dr. Broughton received his CFA charter in 2007 and has been a consultant to CFA Institute since 2010. Prior to entering academia, Dr. Broughton was an economist with the Institute for Water Resources, the Bureau of International Labor Affairs and Bell Atlantic Corporation.

Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

Nyer, P., John B. Broughton and Candace E. Ybarra. The Economics of Residential Solar Panel Installations for Customers on Tiered Rate Plans. Open Journal of Business and Management. 7 (4) 2019.
Nyer, P., Candace E. Ybarra and John B. Broughton. The Economics of Residential Solar Panels: Comparing Tiered and Time of Use Plans. Open Journal of Business and Management. 7(4) 2019.
Broughton, J., Lobo, B. (2017). Equity Duration and Portfolio Risk Management. Journal of Investing, Volume 26, No. 3. 29-40.
Broughton, J., Lobo, B. (2014). Equity Duration of Value and Growth Indices. Journal of Applied Finance. Volume 24, No. 2, 33-42.