Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2018

     

MGMT 655 001 (CRN: 14244)

DIGITAL DISRUPTION IN FINANCE

Long Title: DIGITAL DISRUPTION IN FINANCIAL SERVICES
Department: Management
Instructor: Sanchez Rodriguez, Manolo
Meetings:
6:15PM - 9:30PM F MCN 214 (26-OCT-2018 - 26-OCT-2018) 
8:00AM - 6:00PM S MCN 214 (27-OCT-2018 - 27-OCT-2018) 
6:15PM - 9:30PM R MCN 214 (8-NOV-2018 - 8-NOV-2018) 
Session: PMBA ILE 7
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Intensive Learning Experience
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: .75
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Program(s):
MBA for Professional Extended
MBA for Professionals
MBA for Professional Weekend
MBA - Executive Program
MBA
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 65
Section Enrolled: 27
Enrollment data as of: 16-MAY-2022 4:11AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Analyze how firms like Square, PayPal, Stripe, Lending /club are disrupting the value chain in financial services. What drives the development of new disruptive platforms for processing payments, loans or investments? Look into the next wave of technologies which are likely to further accelerate the disruption: blockchain, cryptocurrencies and robotics.