Courses: Advanced Topics in Finance: International Finance (ECONH345B01)

Spring 2011

The course will examine the economics of international financial markets and multinational enterprises by considering three main topics: Models of exchange rates determination, exchange rate risk and its management at the firm level including the use of forward contracts and derivatives (foreign currency options, swaps and futures); international capital flows, including a firm level look at foreign country entry decisions; the problem of international debt and other imbalances and their relationship to economic growth and crises.

Prerequisites: Econ 203, 300, and 302

Fulfills: SO I

Department

Economics (Web site)

Taught By

Shannon Mudd (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Stokes 018

Meeting Times

TTh 1:00-2:30