ECON 435 - Financial Economics
Winter 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
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Details

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:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 1/5/22 - 4/19/22 (see other Sections below)
NOTE: Drop/Add deadlines are dependent on the class meeting dates and will differ for full term versus partial term offerings.
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Description

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 the valuation of investment projects, the cost of capital, capital structure, and financial distress.

Course Requirements:

The midterms for this course will be taken during lecture times. The final exam will take place on the day and time officially assigned by the Office of the Registrar.

Schedule

ECON 435 - Financial Economics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
29490
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
1/5/22 - 4/19/22
002 (DIS)
 In Person
29943
Closed
0
 
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F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
1/5/22 - 4/19/22
003 (DIS)
 In Person
29944
Closed
0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
1/5/22 - 4/19/22
004 (DIS)
 In Person
29945
Closed
0
 
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F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
1/5/22 - 4/19/22
005 (DIS)
 In Person
31349
Closed
0
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
1/5/22 - 4/19/22

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