Course Schedule - Fall 15

     

ECON 449 001 (CRN: 13752)

FINANCIAL ENGINEERING

Long Title: PRINCIPLES OF FINANCIAL ENGINEERING
Department: Economics
Instructor: Loch-Temzelides, Ted P.
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR BKH 233 (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Prerequisites: (ECON 308 OR MATH 211) AND MATH 212 AND (ECON 310 OR ECON 400 OR STAT 376 OR STAT 400 OR ECON 409)
Section Max Enrollment: 29
Section Enrolled: 9
Enrollment data as of: 16-JAN-2018 7:49AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Covers the use of financial securities and derivatives to take or hedge financial risk positions, including most commonly used instruments, from simple forwards and futures to exotic options and swaptions. Studies the pricing of derivative securities with emphasis on the mechanics and uses of financial engineering methods. ECON 449 and STAT 449 are Mutually Exclusive, so students may not receive credit for both courses. Credit cannot be earned for ECON 449 and STAT 449.