MATH 423 - Mathematics of Finance
Section: 002
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Mathematics (MATH)
Department: LSA Mathematics
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
30
Advisory Prerequisites:
MATH 217 and 425; EECS 183 or equivalent.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is an introduction to the mathematical models used in finance and economics with particular emphasis on models for pricing derivative instruments such as options and futures. The goal is to understand how the models derive from basic principles of economics and to provide the necessary mathematical tools for their analysis. A solid background in basic probability theory is necessary.

For more information on this course, please visit the Department of Mathematics webpage

MATH 423 - Mathematics of Finance
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
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14495
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TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Note: Please add your name to the wait list. Priority is given to Actuarial and Financial Math majors
002 (LEC)
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23387
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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004 (LEC)
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26011
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Please add your name to the wait list. Priority is given to Actuarial and Financial Math majors
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ISBN: 9780262532655
Introduction to the economics and mathematics of financial markets, Author: Jaksa Cvitanic? and Fernando Zapatero., Publisher: MIT Press Internat. 2004
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