Courses Exchange Display 2018-2019

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Course title Financial Management and Policy
Course code EBC2055
ECTS credits 6,5
Assessment None
Period
Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
2 29-10-2018 21-12-2018 X X
Level Intermediate
Coordinator Sjoke Merk, Jaap Bos
For more information: j.merk@maastrichtuniversity.nl; j.bos@maastrichtuniversity.nl
Language of instruction English
Goals
This course provides substantial background for several other advanced finance courses. This course covers important concepts and theories related to the financial management of firms.
Description
Topic coverage includes: asset valuation, real options, capital structure, cost of capital, Hybrid Financing, dividend policy, corporate liabilities, IPOs and M&As. Throughout the course, practical applications of financial concepts and techniques will be carried out with the use of cases.
Literature
reader
Brigham and Daves, Intermediate Financial Management, 10th edition. SouthWestern, 2009.
Prerequisites
Second year course in finance
Knowledge and understanding of finance (level comparable to course Finance).
Exchange students need to have taken at least one introductory finance course
An advanced level of English
Teaching methods Presentation / Lecture / Assignment
Assessment methods Attendance / Participation / Written Exam
Evaluation in previous academic year For the complete evaluation of this course please click "here"
This course belongs to the following programmes / specialisations
Bachelor Economics and Business Economics - Economics and Management of Information Free Electives
Bachelor International Business Business Electives (Major Accounting)
Bachelor International Business Business Electives (Major Information Management)
Bachelor International Business Business Electives (Major Marketing)
Bachelor International Business Business Electives (Major Organisation)
Bachelor International Business Business Electives (Major Strategy)
Bachelor International Business Business Electives (Major Supply Chain Management)
Bachelor International Business Major Finance
Bachelor Economics and Business Economics - Economics IBE Electives
Bachelor Economics and Business Economics - Emerging Markets Business Electives
Bachelor Economics and Business Economics - Emerging Markets Major Finance
Bachelor Economics and Business Economics - International Business Economics Business Electives
Bachelor Economics and Business Economics - International Business Economics Major Finance
Bachelor International Business - Emerging Markets Major Finance
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