Course Catalog and Schedule



International Finance (FINC-470-0)
1.00 Credit
TCE BidStats

Description:
Management of an international business or one exposed to global competition requires knowledge of international financial instruments, markets, and institutions. This course examines these issues from theoretical and applied perspectives. Topics include the nature of foreign exchange risk, the determination of spot and forward exchange rates and interest rates, the returns to foreign investments in external currency and in bond and stock markets, the management of foreign exchange risk with forward markets and foreign currency option markets, and the dynamics of the balance of payments with a focus on understanding international capital flows, country debt, and exchange rate fluctuations.

Prerequisites:
Full-Time: (FINC-430-0 OR FINC-440-0 OR FINCM-430-0)
E&W: (FINC-430-0 OR FINC-440-0)

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Academic Year Term   Session Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2017-2018 Fall 2017 10 Weeks FINC-470-0 International Finance 61 1 Rebelo, Sergio Mon/Thu 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Evanston Global Hub (L130) N Multiple times available December 2 – 6. Registration required.
2017-2018 Fall 2017 10 Weeks FINC-470-0 International Finance 62 1 Rebelo, Sergio Mon/Thu 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Evanston Global Hub (L130) N Multiple times available December 2 – 6. Registration required.
2017-2018 Fall 2017 10 Weeks FINC-470-0 International Finance 70 1 Rebelo, Sergio Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Chicago Wieboldt (347) N
2017-2018 Spring 2018 10 Weeks FINC-470-0 International Finance 61 1 Andersen, Torben Mon/Thu 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N
2017-2018 Spring 2018 10 Weeks FINC-470-0 International Finance 70 1 Andersen, Torben Sat 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM Chicago TBD (Room TBA) N