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Aswath Damodaran 1 Corporate Finance Syllabus and Outline Spring 2011 Aswath Damodaran
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Aswath Damodaran 2 General Information OfFce: Room 9-96 Phone: 998-0340 E-mail: [email protected] Home Page: http://www.stern.nyu.edu/~adamodar/New_Home_Page/corpFn.html OfFce Hours Monday 9.45-10.20, 12-1.00 Wednesday 9.45-10.20, 12-1.00 The l fair game z principle applies. All classes will be available online as web casts about 2 hours after the class is complete (and usualy sooner). The teaching assistants for the class are: Margaret Closius < [email protected] > Michael Tarulli < [email protected] > Michele Prencipe < [email protected] > Ricardo Saias < [email protected] >
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Aswath Damodaran 3 What is corporate fnance? Every decision that a business makes has fnancial implications, and any decision which aFFects the fnances oF a business is a corporate fnance decision. Defned broadly, everything that a business does fts under the rubric oF corporate fnance.
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Aswath Damodaran 4 Course Objectives To give you the capacity to understand the theory and apply, in real world situations, the techniques that have been developed in corporate fnance. Motto for class: If it cannot be applied, who cares?. To give you the big picture oF corporate fnance so that you can understand how things ft together. Motto for class: You can forget the details, but don ` t miss the storyline. To show you that corporate fnance is Fun. Motto for class: Are we having fun yet?
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Aswath Damodaran 5 The Traditional Accounting Balance Sheet Assets Liabilities Fixed Assets Debt Equity Short-term liabilities of the firm Intangible Assets Long Lived Real Assets Assets which are not physical, Current Assets Financial Investments assets of other firms Short-lived Assets Equity investment in firm Debt obligations of firm Current Liabilties Other Liabilities Other long-term obligations The Balance Sheet
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Aswath Damodaran 6 The Financial View of the Firm Assets Liabilities Assets in Place Debt Equity Fixed Claim on cash flows Little or No role in management Fixed Maturity Tax Deductible Residual Claim on cash flows Significant Role in management Perpetual Lives Growth Assets Existing Investments Generate cashflows today Includes long lived (fixed) and short-lived(working capital) assets Expected Value that will be created by future investments
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Aswath Damodaran 7 First Principles
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course FINANCE 350 taught by Professor Aswath during the Summer '10 term at NYU.

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