The information contained in these documents is confidential, privileged and only for the information of the intended recipient and may not be used, published or redistributed without the prior written consent of the Booth faculty member(s) teaching the course. CORPORATION FINANCE Business 20410-01 Professor Elisabeth Kempf Spring 2019 Contact Information Elisabeth Kempf [email protected] Office phone: (773) 834-8421 Office: HPC 378 Office hours: by appointment Teaching Assistants Miguel Ponte: [email protected] Office hours: by appointment *Students with a documented conflict with an early internship start date may take the final exam early on Friday, May 31 st , 9:30-11:30am in CWAC 157. *Due to the Memorial Day holiday, the class on May 27 th has been canceled. A video lecture will be made available in Canvas. The RJR Nabisco case is still due on May 27 th , and the material covered in the video lecture is relevant for the final exam. Course Prerequisites BUSN 20100 or BUSN 30000 or BUSF 30000 or BUSE 30000 or BUSW 30000. Students cannot enroll in BUSN 20410 if they have already completed BUSN 35200. Course Requirements The course requirements are (1) class participation, (2) case write-ups, (3) midterm examination, and (4) final examination. Readings and Materials The textbook for the course is Corporate Finance by Berk and DeMarzo (Editions 1, 2, 3, or 4). Do not purchase the “Core” or “Fundamental” versions of the textbook, as they do not contain all chapters. You do not need the “My Finance Lab” that comes with the textbook. The cases for the course are contained in the course packet. Any additional articles will be distributed later in the course.