BUS 4301: International Financing

Description

Explores the new found importance and excitement of international financial management and highlights the new approaches in this field. Covers the theoretical foundations of international financial decisions, and the extensive applications of the theory to financial practice. The main objective is to develop critical thinking skills regarding the theory and practice of international financial management.

Objectives

  1. Analyze and discuss why it is important to study international financial management.
  2. Distinguish between international financial management and domestic financial management.
  3. Inspect the basic functioning of the international monetary system.
  4. Survey how foreign exchange rates reflect supply and demand and other economic flows that make up the balance of payments.
  5. Identify the major characteristics of the foreign exchange markets and how governments control the flow of currencies across borders.
  6. Discover the factors that produce transaction exposure.
  7. Examine the strategies that can be used to manage the risks that arise in international trade.
  8. Identify the types of international banking organizations and distinguish each from other organizations.

PreRequisites

None

Textbook(s)

Fundamentals of multinational finance (Rev: 5)

Publisher: Pearson Education (2015)
Author: Moffett, M. H., Stonehill, A. I., & Eiteman, D. K.
ISBN: 9780205989751
Price: (No information available)

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