Finance 4335

Instructor: Prof. James R. Garven
E-mail: James_Garven@baylor.edu
Office: HSB 351
Phone: (254) 710-6207
Spring 2014 Class
Schedule:
Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

This course offers an integrated approach to risk management by combining concepts, tools, and techniques from finance and related disciplines such as economics and the decision sciences. The course focuses attention on the identification, evaluation, pricing, and management of risk from personal as well as corporate perspectives. Topics covered include how to characterize and measure risk attitudes, compare and price risk, evaluate the effects that risk has upon stakeholder incentives and firm value, etc.