ECON 435 - Financial Economics
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
Credits:
4
Enforced Prerequisites:
ECON 401 (completed with a minimum grade of C- or better); or Graduate standing.
Advisory Prerequisites:
STATS 250 or ECON 451.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
Primary Instructor:

This is a course on Financial Economics, aimed at senior undergraduates in Economics. The goal of the course is to provide students with the tools to understand the main principles of financial decisions from investors and firms. The course will cover two of the main areas of financial economics namely, asset pricing and corporate finance. Asset pricing topics include the valuation of bonds, stocks, derivatives, portfolio decisions, and arbitrage. Corporate finance topics include valuation of investment projects, the cost of capital, capital structure, and financial distress.

Intended Audience:

Senior Econ majors.

ECON 435 - Financial Economics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
25940
Open
140
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (DIS)
P
25941
Open
35
 
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Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
25942
Open
35
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
25943
Open
35
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
25944
Open
35
 
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F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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