This course examines the role of the financial manager in determining the appropriate composition and level of assets and their financing within the context of stockholder wealth maximization. Key theoretical constructs include operating and financial leverage, the risk-return tradeoff, liquidity, and agency theory. Topics include financial analysis and planning, working capital management, cost of capital, capital budgeting, and mergers and acquisitions.
Prerequisite: Economics 201; Economics 205; Mathematics 117 or Mathematics 217 or Biology 220.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Spring 2018||Block 6||Theory of Business Finance||Georg Grassmueck||Palmer Hall 127||25/13||08/15/2018|
|Spring 2019||Block 8||Theory of Business Finance||Georg Grassmueck||TBA||25/25||08/15/2018|