CFE for Spring 2018

Here is a summary of our great spring 2018 line-up of financial economics courses.

Required for FE minor

  • Prof. Duffee, Corporate finance (MW 12:00-1:15).

Regularly-offered electives

  • Barbera: Macroecoomic Strategies, W 1:30-3:50
  • Faust: Financial markets and institutions, TTh 10:30-11:45
  • Jeanne: International Monetary Economics, TTH 12:00-1:15
  • Financial Accounting (from the CLE, EN.660.203)

Special electives for spring

  • Heerdt, History and Future of the Hedge fund industry (TTh 9:00-10:15).
    This course was new in Fall 2017, and the early returns are great.
  • Norris, Rethinking Macroeconomics after the Great Recession (TTh 4:30-5:45).
    Floyd Norris is a former lead financial correspondant for the New York Times and is teaching this writing-intensive course for the second time.

The reality roundtable:

  • Faust and Norris, Finance and the Macroeconomy (W 12:00-1:00)
    Known as the Reality Roundtable, this is a 1 credit, S/U course.

Other notable offerings—not FE electives

  • Dasgupta, Economic Experience of BRIC Countries (TTh 1:30-2:45)
  • Knapp, Managerial Economics and Business Strategy, (MW 1:30-4:00)
  • Korinek, AI, Automation, and Economics, (M 1:30-4:00)
  • Takahashi, Numerical Simulation for Mergers and Competition Policy, (Th 3:00-5:30)

Wishing you all a great spring term.