Dr. P.V. Viswanath



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Class Notes and Spreadsheets


MBA 673 Notes: Applying Financial Theory to Strategic Decision-Making

Primary Materials Based on Berk and DeMarzo

  • Comments from Class
  • Important Terms and Concepts
  • Financial Markets and Institutions (Slides)
  • Chap. 1, 29: The Corporation (Slides)
  • Chap. 2: Introduction to Financial Statement Analysis (Slides) (Slides on Dupont Analysis)
  • Chapters 3-5: Arbitrage and Time Value of Money (Slides)
  • Chap 6: Investment Decision Rules (Slides)
  • Chap 7: Fundamentals of Capital Budgeting (Slides)
  • Chap 8: Valuing Bonds (Slides)
  • Chap 9: Valuing Stocks (Slides)
  • Cap 10: Capital Markets and the Pricing of Risk (Slides)
  • Chap 14: Capital Structure in a Perfect Market (Slides)
  • Chap 15: Debt and Taxes (Slides)
    Chap 16:
    Financial Distress, Managerial Incentives, and Information (Slides)

MBA 648 Notes: Managerial Finance
Supplementary Materials

MBA 648 Spreadsheets

Primary Materials Based on Bodie, Merton and Cleeton


  • La Rocca, Maurizio. Capital Structure and Corporate Strategy, Chapter 3 in "Capital Structure and Corporate Financing Decisions," H. Kent Baker and Gerald Martin (eds), Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, NJ, 2011.

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