Courses: Advanced Topics in Finance: International Finance (ECONH345B01)
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
Haverford, Stokes 018