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NBA 5580

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and liabilities, as well as their interaction with real-side decisions (investment, mergers, R&D, employment, etc.). It takes the perspective of financial managers at public corporations, individuals that are responsible for financial decision-making, as well as that of market participants - e.g., investment bankers, analysts, fund managers - that monitor and evaluate corporate policies. Among other topics, the course will discuss issues related to corporate capital structure, dividend policy, issuance decisions, liquidity management, and risk hedging strategies. The course will do so going beyond standard textbook coverage, making sense of available research on financial policy, looking at what CFOs think via field surveys, studying real-world examples of financial policy-making. All of these elements are integrated and analyzed with rigorous methodology, but the point is to understand the economic objectives financial policies really mean to achieve.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: NCC 5060.

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Seven Week - Second. 

  • Topic: Regular 1st Half Session

  • 14982NBA 5580  LEC 002

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • ** Johnson and Graduate students ONLY ** Non-Johnson students must see their college registrar regarding policies connected with adding/dropping a second half Johnson School class. A petition may be required. Non-Johnson students must see their college registrar regarding policies connected with adding/dropping a second half Johnson School class. A petition may be required. Add/Drop Dates: Johnson Students ¿ March 16th at 8:00am to March 20th at 4:00pm. Non-Johnson Students: March 19th at 8:00am to March 20th at 4:00pm. You may add or drop a second-half class after March 20th with permission of the faculty. A late fee of $100.00 will be charged for each add or drop transaction. If you are dropping after March 27th you will also receive a "W" on your transcript in addition to the late fees.

Enrollment Information
Seven Week - Second. 

  • Topic: Regular 1st Half Session

  • 14981NBA 5580  LEC 003

    • F
    • Apr 24, 2015
    • Campello, M

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • ***Johnson and Graduate Students ONLY*** April 24th class will occur from 10:10am-11:25am in B09. Non-Johnson students must see their college registrar regarding policies connected with adding/dropping a second half Johnson School class. A petition may be required. Non-Johnson students must see their college registrar regarding policies connected with adding/dropping a second half Johnson School class. A petition may be required. Add/Drop Dates: Johnson Students ¿ March 16th at 8:00am to March 20th at 4:00pm. Non-Johnson Students: March 19th at 8:00am to March 20th at 4:00pm. You may add or drop a second-half class after March 20th with permission of the faculty. A late fee of $100.00 will be charged for each add or drop transaction. If you are dropping after March 27th you will also receive a "W" on your transcript in addition to the late fees.