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Instructor Class Description

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Justin Marlowe
PB AF 599
Seattle Campus

Special Topics

Study and analysis of special topics in public affairs. Topics vary each quarter depending on curricular needs and interests of students and faculty.

Class description

TOPIC: MANAGEMENT AND PUBLIC CAPITAL MARKETS - Examines the relationships between investors and public organizations, with emphasis on the conceptual, operational, and accountability challenges of debt financing. Topics include factors affecting the supply and demand of tax-exempt securities, technical and regulatory aspects of the debt issuance process, risk management applications in finance, and valuation of fixed income securities, among others.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Who should take this course? Students with interests in public finance, financial management, infrastructure, and/or development will find this course beneficial.

Class assignments and grading


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 Blake N Cooper
Date: 08/04/2009