Finance for Lawyers (3 credits)

Considers the principles of finance as applied to a variety of legal questions. Topics include portfolio theory, equilibrium pricing, valuation of a firm, capital structure of a firm, the market for corporate control, dividend policy, capital markets and securities, and empirical and behavioral models of finance.

Required Text:
Zvi Bodie and Robert C. Merton, Finance (Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2000) ISBN: 0-13-015102-5