Advanced Financial Management
An in-depth examination of financial theory in the management of domestic and multi-national corporations. Emphasis is placed upon how financial tools and theories can be applied to key financial decisions of a firm. In addition to an in-depth study of financial theories, student learning is enhanced through case studies and spreadsheet applications. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: 1) identify and use financial tools and theories associated with risk management, capital structure and dividend policy, option theory, valuation and capital budgeting, and other special topics, 2) apply and analyze evidence derived from financial tools and theories, and 3) recommend action steps that will lead to stronger long-term financial health for domestic and multi-national corporations.