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FINANCE 100  Section 001-002

A. Craig MacKinlay                                                                                   Fall 2014

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Syllabus (preliminary)

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Important Dates for Fall 2014:

Midterm Exam I:    Thursday, October 2, 2014 - in class

Midterm Exam II:    Thursday, November 6, 2014 - in class

Final Exam:   Friday, December 12, 2014 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

 

 

Sample Exams (password required)

 

Readings:

Term Structure Appendix

 

Interest Rate Exercises (not to be handed in)

   Solutions

 

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Suggested Problems: 

Below are suggested problems from the course text.  However, one need

not limit themselves to these problems -- most of the end-of-chapter

problems in the "Questions and Problems" section are appropriate.

 

Problems for 10th edition of text

Chapter 4 - Discounted Cash Flow Valuation - 3, 4, 6, 12, 13, 15, 26,

                            27, 28, 30, 34, 41, 52, 56, 57, and 67.

Chapter 8 - Interest Rates and Bond Valuations - 3, 4, 14, 15, 16,

                            17, and 19.  Note that the textbook bond problems

                            with semi-annual payments give the YTM as an

                            annual rate compounded semi-annually (ra,2).                      

Chapter 9 - Stock Valuation - 1, 9, 13, 14, 15, 22, and 24.

                          

                  

Teaching Assistants Office Hours (begin Tuesday September 8)

 

 

 

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