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Corporate Finance

Course Number:

70495


Faculty

William Waller, wwaller@andrew.cmu.edu


Program

Undergraduate Business


Concentrations

Finance


Course Description

Students develop an advanced financial perspective on how firms make investment, financing, and management decisions. The course starts with simple net present value rules and builds the theoretical framework to address more sophisticated issues and problems including risk management, mergers, acquisitions, executive compensation, corporate governance, and dividend payout policies.  Theory is supplemented with numerous case study examples.

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk


Pre-requisites

None