Finance Theory II

Calipers around several coins.

Using a financial "tool" to measure money. (Photograph courtesy of Daniel Bersak.)


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Spring 2003



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The objective of this course is to learn the financial tools needed to make good business decisions. The course presents the basic insights of corporate finance theory, but emphasizes the application of theory to real business decisions. Each session involves class discussion, some centered on lectures and others around business cases.

Dirk Jenter, and Katharina Lewellen. 15.402 Finance Theory II, Spring 2003. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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