Course Subject
PADM-GP
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Course Number
2146
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Course Credit
3
points

Topics in Municipal Finance

Course Description

This course is taught by a team of seasoned finance practitioners and is designed to provide students with a keen grasp of a variety of topics and disciplines in municipal finance. Topics to be covered include municipal credit analysis, municipal pension obligations, public-private partnerships, infrastructure finance, bond insurance, portfolio management, municipal derivatives, and alternative energy finance. The course will also cover current topics in finance including financial regulation, the credit crisis, and privatization of government assets.
 

Prerequisites

CORE-GP.1021; PADM-GP.4130 concurrently

Semester
Spring
Areas of Impact