B ECON 427
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.
This course will give the student a macro view of the international environment in which firms and individuals operate. Major topics to be covered: Exchange rate issues, international investment, and fund-raising in global financial markets.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
lecture and class discussion
Class assignments and grading
Problem sets will be assigned that will integrate the lecture and reading material.
3 exams, 2 midterms and a final. Class participation.