LAW7485 - Fundamentals of Financial Management

LAW7485 - Fundamentals of Financial Management

Course Number: 

7485

Type: 

Lecture

Credits: 

1.50

Restriction:

Not open to students who have taken UCONN FNCE 5181 or UCONN FNCE 5101.

Managers must understand how the firm is financed and the effects on decision making. In this course, students gain tools and frameworks to analyze financial decisions based on principles of modern financial theory. The course covers concepts such as discounted cash flow techniques, and its applications to valuation of common stock and bonds and lease vs. buy decisions. The time value of money is examined for both personal financial planning and business applications, and is used to value financial instruments, including common stock and bonds. Open to JD/MBA students and to others by permission of the instructor.