RISK MANAGEMENT
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
28025
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 4/23/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
Letter Grade
Description
This course examines financial risk management from the perspective of the corporate manager. The overarching goal is to learn about why and how managers can create value for shareholders by way of risk management. In doing so, we will explore different sources of financial risk faced by managers and how these risks can be measured, quantified, and managed. The first part of the class focuses on the basics of forwards and options. The second part focuses on applications, including Monte Carlo simulation techniques.
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: BUSFIN 1030 (MIN GRAD 'C'); PLAN: Accounting, Finance, General Management, Global Management, Marketing, Business Information Systems, Human Resources Management, Supply Chain Management, Undeclared CBA majors
Class Notes
The planned operational mode for this class when meeting in-person is ROTATED COHORT. For more information please visit http://www.provost.pitt.edu/students/student-success-flexpitt/flex-pitt-guarded-risk-posture-rotated-cohort-classroom/

Class Details
Instructor(s)
Andrew Koch
Meets
TuTh 11:05AM - 12:20PM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 04/23/2021
Room
5108 Wesley W Posvar Hall
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Closed
Seats Taken
36
Seats Open
0
Class Capacity
36
Unrestricted Seats
0
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
20