Introduction (2011) - handout - BUSI408:CORPORATEFINANCE...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–7. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
ZEIGHAM KHOKHER office: 4215 email: zkhokher@unc.edu phone: 919-962-3222 BUSI 408: CORPORATE FINANCE COURSE INTRODUCTION  
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Why Do Businesses Fail? Poor management skills: Financial 46% Marketing 35% Operations 34% Inadequate equity capital 33% Adverse industry or economy developments 15% Personal problems of principal 13% Unrealistic plans and projections 8% Difficulties with suppliers / customers 7% Problems collecting receivables 7% Loss of key management 6% Fraudulent business activities 3% Source: Hatch and Wynant (Banks and Small Business Borrowers , 1988)
Background image of page 2
Course Goals Make EVERYONE comfortable with finance
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Course Overview: Materials Required Materials: Case package (compilation of readings and cases) Financial Management: Principles and Applications plus MyFinanceLab Package (Titman, Keown and Martin,11 th edition). Financial calculator/Laptop with Excel Optional Materials: Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Economist A Random Walk down Wall Street (Malkiel). Supplemental: spreadsheets
Background image of page 4
Course Evaluation Quizzes (40%) Final Exam (40%) Class contribution (20%)
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Quizzes Two Quizzes (20% each; 40% of course grade) Currently scheduled in the evening of: February 21 (TKM: Chapters 3, 4, 5, 6 and 9). April 4 (TKM: Chapters 7, 8, 11 and 14). Quizzes will be similar to assigned homework problems from the end of the chapters.
Background image of page 6
Image of page 7
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 16

Introduction (2011) - handout - BUSI408:CORPORATEFINANCE...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 7. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online