The Jackson T. Stephens Professorship in Economics was established in 1996 by Warren A. Stephens, a member of the Class of 1979 from Little Rock, Arkansas, in honor of his father. The purpose of this endowment is to recognize a member of the faculty who has been involved in teaching macroeconomics and the free market system.
Current (and First) Jackson T. Stephens Professor of Economics:
Arthur H. Goldsmith, Professor of Economics
Ph.D., University of Illinois
M.A., University of Illinois
B.S., University of Bridgeport