Fall 2014
    Law No.: LAW6101
    Sched. No.: 114820904

Corporate Finance
Section 1
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Barzuza, Michal



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):TR, 1130-1320 (SL294)
Credits:2Type:Lecture
Capacity:64 **This information is current as of 09/19/2014 06:13:32 AM**
Current Enrollment:64 **This information is current as of 09/19/2014 06:13:32 AM**

Course Description:

This course meets TR, 11:30-1:20, August 28-October 9.

ENROLLMENT RESTRICTION: During the fall semester 2014 only, this course is the first half of the semester-long two-course sequence of Accounting and Corporate Finance. To enroll in this course, students must enroll in Professor Broome's fall section of Accounting and they will automatically be enrolled in this course. Students who have completed one or more university level corporate finance courses or have practical training in corporate finance are not eligible to enroll in the corporate finance course unless they obtain instructor permission. Please read the Accounting course description for complete details.

EXAM RESTRICTION: The final examination in the Corporate Finance course will be held on Saturday, October 18, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. All exam policies apply. Exceptions will be granted only for circumstances out of students' control.

This course takes a financial and economic perspective of the corporation. The central theme is understanding the sources of value for the firm from the perspective of the manager who must make financing choices (sources of funds) and investment choices (uses of funds) to maximize the value of the firm. The major topics of the course include: time value of money, discounted cash-flow analysis, capital markets, market efficiency, cost of capital, capital structure theory and practice, capital budgeting decisions, and firm valuation. The course covers topics taught in the core finance course of most major MBA programs. Students will be responsible for handing in problem sets.

PREREQUISITE: Accounting: Understanding and Analyzing Financial Statements (or equivalent undergraduate, graduate or practical training)
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Examination


Prerequisites:Accounting: Understanding and Analyzing Financial Statements (or equivalent undergraduate, graduate or practical training)