THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2009/2010
Corporate Finance (P02123)
The aim of the module is to develop students? knowledge and understanding of corporate finance theory and empirical evidence, specifically in the areas of capital structure, payout policy, corporate governance, and new equity issues.
? Pre-requisites : SGPE Postgraduates or Non Graduating Postgraduates Only.
? Normal year taken : Postgraduate
? Contact Teaching Time : 3 hour(s) per week for 6 weeks
All of the following classes
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
Knowledge and understanding of:-
? the main theoretical and empirical developments in firm capital structure decisions, payout policy, equity financing, executive compensation, mergers and acquisitions.
? the main ways in which researchers have analysed these issues theoretically and tested their empirical predictions.
Degree Exam 100%
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Ms Marie Craft
Prof Andy Snell
School Website : http://www.ed.ac.uk/econ/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/