AD 311 Business Finance - 2019-20 Fall

Course Instructor:        Attila Odabaşı
Office: IB 403,           Phone: 212 359 6806
Schedule:             TTT 234,  M1171
Office Hours:     T 14:00-15:00 and Th: 12:00-13:00 or by appoinment,
Teaching Assistant:    TBA
Course Description
This first finance course in our curriculum will introduce you to basic concepts of business finance so you can solve basic financial management problems.
Please read the syllabus here.
“Principles of Corporate Finance", Brealey, Myers and Allen, McGrw-Hill, 2017, 12th Ed. (BMA)
News and Anouncements:
Tentative Course Plan: Slide sets will be changed soon, do not download them yet.
For your comfort, first download the following files with "Right click+Save as Target..." combination to your own PC then view them.
 Week of


 Slide Set


 Sept 24 Introduction to Corporate Finance  Intro 

 BMA Ch 1, 12

  Oct 01

 Time Value of Money


 BMA Ch 2

  Oct 08  Valuation - Bonds and Stocks   Bonds, Stocks  BMA 3, 4   
  Oct 15 Comparison of Investment Criteria   Decision_Tools  BMA 5

Old Exams

  Oct 22

DCF Analysis of Investment Decisions

 BMA  6


 Nov 05

Project Analysis

     BMA 10, 11


 Nov 12  MIDTERM      Sample_Final1
Nov 19   Risk and Return     BMA 7, 8 


 Nov 26  Cost of Capital  BMA  9  Sample_Problems
 Dec 03  Financing Decisions    BMA 13 - 15


 Dec 10  Financing Decisions    BMA 13 - 15  
 Dec 17  Review