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Economics (ECON)

Department of Economics
Faculty of Public Affairs

ECON 3500 [0.5 credit]

Corporate Finance

An examination of the major issues in corporate finance and applied financial management. Topics include: introduction to portfolio theory, the capital asset pricing model, cost of capital, capital structure and dividend policy, lease financing, capital budgeting under uncertainty, mergers, and consolidations. (Also listed as BUSI 3500.)
Prerequisites: ECON 2505 with a grade of C- or higher, ECON 2002 with a grade of C- or higher, and ECON 2202 (or equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher.
Lectures three hours a week.

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