Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
Western Main Campus

Economics 2181A/B

FOUNDATIONS OF FINANCIAL ECONOMICS


An introduction to portfolio selection by individuals and firms. Topics include mean-variance portfolio theory, standard equilibrium pricing models, debt and equity instruments, and options and other derivatives. Although theory is integral to the subject matter, applications will be emphasized.

Antirequisite(s): Economics 2121A/B, Economics 2186A/B (if taken 2013-2014, 2014-2015), Economics 3346A/B, and MOS 3316A/B.

Prerequisite(s): Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B, or Economics 2001A/B.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: ECONOMIC

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