2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) 
    Jul 24, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda)

FIN-UY 2003 Economic Foundations of Finance

3 Credits
This course focuses on the fundamental economic concepts underpinning modern financial theory. Material includes consumer behavior; utility theory; analysis of production and costs; competitive markets; monopolistic and monopsonistic markets; time value of money; game theoretic analysis of oligopoly; asymmetric information in markets; externalities; market efficiency and more. The calculus is used to develop these concepts.

Prerequisite(s): MA-UY 1124  or MA-UY 1154  or MA-UY 1424   and Sophomore Standing or higher.
Note: This course fulfills 3 credits of Tandon HuSS elective requirements.

Weekly Lecture Hours: 3 | Weekly Lab Hours: 0 | Weekly Recitation Hours: 0