College of Business Administration

Ballentine Hall, 7 Lippitt Road, Kingston, RI 02881


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Jeffrey E. Jarrett

  • Professor
  • Finance
  • Phone: 401.874.4169
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  • Office Location: Ballentine Hall, Room 333, 7 Lippitt Road, Kingston, RI 02881


Jeffrey E. Jarrett is former Chair of the Department of Management Science and Professor of Management Science and Finance at the University of Rhode Island. He holds degrees from the University of Michigan and New York University where he studied with W. Edwards Deming, among others. He has published extensively in The Accounting Review, Decision Sciences, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Journal of Accounting Research,  Journal of Finance, Management Science, OMEGA: The International Journal of  Management  Science, Journal of Business Forecasting, Statistical Software Newsletter, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Atlantic Economic Journal, Review of Business and Economic Research , Statistics and  Computing,  Journal of Research  in Economics and International Finance,  Financial Engineering and  Japanese Markets, Economic and Financial Modelling, International Journal of Business and Economics, and the International Journal of Forecasting Journal of Applied Statistics, International Journal of Empirical Research, International Journal of Business and Economics, Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, Communications in Statistics, International Journal of Economics and Management Engineering and Applied Economics among others. Further, he presented many research and summary papers at international and national conferences. Currently, he is either a member of the editorial or Editor-in-Chief of eight academic journals. Last, he has published about 150 articles in academic journals and authored (and coauthored about 7 book length manuscripts including several textbooks).


Business Decision Making; Data Analytics; Analyzing Business Computer Software; Business Forecasting, Quality Control and Continuous Improvement; International Financial Markets; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Multinational Finance; Survey Design and marketing Research, Health Care.


New York University Stern Graduate School of Business, Ph.D.

New York University Stern Graduate School of Business Administration, M.B.A.

University of Michigan Ross School of Business Administration, B.B.A.


Selected recent publications

2016 Analyzing Data utilized in Process Control and Continuous Improvement, International Journal of Economics and Management Sciences.         

2015-2016 Improving Detection in Managing Health and Medical Care with Data Analytics BDS, European Journal of Management Sciences and Economics.

2015-2016 Enabling Internet Solutions to Bio Surveillance: A Perspective, International Journal of Management and Economics Invention.

2015-2016 Characteristics of the Association of Some Asian Markets with the New York and London Equity Markets BDS, International Journal of Advances in Management, Economics and Entrepreneurship.    

2015-2016 Internet Banking and E-commerce: A Consumer Perspective, Journal of Internet Banking and Ecommerce.    

2015-2016 On Internet Banking BDS, Journal of Internet Banking and Ecommerce.

2015-2016 The Evaluation of Logistics-Oriented Economic Development Level Based on Principal Component Analysis and Cluster Analysis: A Case of Guangdong Province, Asian Journal of Empirical Research .  

2014-2015 On Financial Regulation, The Financial Crisis and The end of GE Capital Journal of Business and Financial Affairs.

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