Carnegie Mellon University

Seminar in Finance II (Asset Pricing)

Course Number: 47722

This course focuses on theoretical and empirical research in corporate finance. Topics covered include capital structure decisions, payout policy, mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, and financial distress and bankruptcy.

Degree: PhD
Concentration: Finance
Academic Year: 2022-2023
Semester(s): Mini 3
Required/Elective: Elective
Units: 6

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk

Learning Objectives

The goal of the class is to introduce you to current issues in asset pricing, with an emphasis on current empirical techniques and findings.