Oct 22, 2020  
2019-2020 University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PB 721 - Managerial Finance


This course covers the basics concepts of finance, including the ability to read key business statements such as balance sheets, income statements, and sources and uses statements. The course discusses the main forms of business organization and the finance function itself. The course continues with an overview of financial markets and institutions, as well as a description of the various major types of debt and equity. Students will learn fundamental financial concepts such as present value and future values, risk-and-return principles, and financial portfolio analysis. The course will pay particular attention to understanding the issues involved in long-term investment decisions, which are so critical to the pharmaceutical industry.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: PB 711)

Credits: 2