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Kathryn L Dewenter
B ECON 427
Seattle Campus

International Finance

Asset choice and institutional operations in international finance, foreign exchange problems, the impact of international financial problems and operations on business, short- and long-term international financing. Prerequisite: either B ECON 300 or ECON 300; either B ECON 301 or ECON 301; may not be repeated. Offered: Sp.

Class description

This course is designed to give you an understanding of the international environment in which firms and individuals operate and an introduction to international financial management.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Lecture and class discussion.

Recommended preparation

Prerequisites. Regular reading of Wall Street Journal and The Economist magazine.

Class assignments and grading

No homeworks.

2 exams, one project (10% of grade) and a final exam.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Kathryn L Dewenter
Date: 05/27/1998