Corporate Finance and Public Policy

PADM-GP.2147, 3 points.

Semester: Fall


This course introduces students to the main areas of corporate finance and how they relate to policy issues and discussions. The course covers topics in the three main areas of corporate finance: 1) capital structure (financing choices), 2) valuation (project and firm valuation) and 3) corporate governance (optimal governance structures). We will analyze how public policy, through taxes, public expenditures and regulation, affect these aspects of corporate finance.


CORE-GP.1018, CORE-GP.1021

Semester Instructor Syllabus Link
Fall 2014Jean LeeSyllabus
Fall 2012Nirupama RaoSyllabus
Semester Instructor Evaluation Link
Fall 2014Jean LeeEvaluation
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