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Essentials of finance

Description

At the end of this course, students should:

  • Be able to interpret a company´s financial statements, at least in broad terms;
  • Understand where the company´s value comes from;
  • Understand the principles for determining the value of shares and other financial assets;
  • Understand the concept of informational efficiency;
  • Understand the debate between the proponents of the Efficient Market Hypothesis and the Behavioral Finance school.

Textbook
Stephen Ross, Randolph Westerfield, Jeffrey Jaffe, Bradford Jordan - Corporate Finance: European Edition - David Hillier, University of Leeds - ISBN: 9780077121150

People

 

Casati F. A.

Course director

Additional information

Semester
Fall
Academic year
2016-2017
ECTS
3