The course aims to develop an understanding of the applications of the principles of economics to the study of financial markets, instruments, and regulations. The objective is to provide an understanding of the theory of corporate finance and how it applies to the real world. Students will work with financial data and case studies to explore the potential and limitations of financial theory in dealing with real-world problems.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ECON-MN)(ECON)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Probably Ross, Westerfield and Jaffe "Corporate Finance". Additional short readings will be assigned on the syllabus and distributed in class.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
5 problem sets, group term project (5 reports and presentation), research paper, and 2 exams
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students who complete ECON 329 cannot receive credit towards the ECON major for ECON 227, or vice versa depending on your needs for major credit.
|Instructor(s): Hornstein,Abigail S. Times: ..T.R.. 10:30AM-11:50AM; Location: PAC107; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 13||JR major: 12|| || |
|Seats Available: -3||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 0||FR: 0|
|Web Resources: Syllabus |
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