International Finance
Impact that currency, tax and capital market variations between countries have on sourcing of funds, management of working capital, investment of funds, and protection of assets. Understanding the foreign exchange market.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
Course Outcomes: 

Foreign Exchange Rates

Explain the differences between various exchange rate regimes and highlight the economic, political, and other factors that affect foreign exchange rates.

Foreign Exchange Exposure

Describe foreign exchange exposure risk and methods of hedging against possible negative impacts on corporate performance.

Capital Markets

Differentiate between U.S. and international capital markets’ characteristics and instruments.

Time Value

Apply time value of money concepts to corporate capital budgeting decisions.

International Risk Factors

Incorporate international risk factors into capital budgeting decisions.