Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024
Western Main Campus

Economics 3333A/B


This is an intermediate course on derivatives securities that emphasizes practical applications. Topics include valuation models of derivatives (futures, forwards, options and swaps), stochastic processes, trading strategies using derivatives, the Greeks and portfolio management, and if time permits, real options and project evaluation.

Prerequisite(s): Economics 2181A/B, Economics 2220A/B, Economics 2223A/B, Economics 2260A/B, or Economics 3332A/B. Pre-or corequisite(s): Economics 3332A/B.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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