FIN417fall08_syllabus

FIN417fall08_syllabus - FIN 417 Fall 2008 International...

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FIN 417 Fall 2008 International Financial Management Professor Ebru Reis Office: 116 A Upham Hall Phone: 513-529-6052 Fax: 513-529-8598 E-mail: [email protected] Course website: Materials will be posted on Blackboard. Office Hours: T and Th 11:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., or by appointment Course Objective This course is designed to provide comprehensive coverage of multinational finance. We will examine the economics of international markets and determinants of exchange rates in both theory and practice. We will also examine a variety of financial contracts that can be used to manage exchange rate risk. These various concepts and tools will be applied to improve financial decision-making in an international context. Prerequisites: FIN 301 or equivalent. Required Textbook International Financial Management , Eun and Resnick, 4th edition, Irwin/McGraw-Hill Course Guidelines You will be expected to use word-processing and spreadsheets, including the financial, statistical, and mathematical functions in Excel. You may also wish to stay on top of current issues by following additional sources of information. The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) is a very good source of this type of information and you will need to have access to the information provided there. Calculator You will need a calculator with financial functions. You are expected to learn how to use a calculator on your own. You will need it for assignments, in-class exercises and exams (no laptops permitted at exams). I also strongly suggest that you bring your calculator to class everyday. Course Grade
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This note was uploaded on 10/01/2008 for the course FIN 417 taught by Professor Reis during the Spring '08 term at CUHK.

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