Fall 2006 not offered
This course is intended as an introduction to modern investment analysis. Topics will include efficient markets, portfolio management, valuation theory, performance measurement, and the effects of inflation on stock values.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Prerequisites: ECON301 OR ECON302
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
B. Malkiel, A RANDOM WALK DOWN WALL STREET (Revised Edition)
M. Waldrop, COMPLEXITY
M.Lewis, "Liar's Poker"
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Problem sets (25 percent), term paper (25 percent) and a final examination (50 percent). Grade will be based on performance in the final exam, the problem sets, and the term paper. There will be a bonus for contribution to class discussion.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Please note that if you do not match one of the prerequisite listings EXACTLY, then you will need a prerequisite override. Students will be encouraged to write term papers using the CRSP Data Set and E-views.
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