FNCE 100 910
ECON 010 or ECON 001 or ECON 002, MATH 104, or MATH 110, ARE REQUIRED PREREQUISITES. ACCT 101 and STAT 101 ARE ALSO REQUIRED BUT MAY BE TAKEN CONCURRENTLY.
This course provides an introduction to the theory, the methods, and the concerns of corporate finance. The concepts developed in FNCE 100 form the foundation for all elective finance courses. The main topics include: 1) the time value of money and capital budgeting techniques; 2) uncertainty and the trade-off between risk and return; 3) security market efficiency; 4) optimal capital structure, and 5) dividend policy decisions. During the Fall semester there are honors sections of FNCE 100 offered. The seats in the honors sections are awarded through an application process. Please go to: https://fnce.wharton.upenn.edu/programs/course-applications for additional information. Corporate Finance is a Core course and must be taken for a grade.
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