Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2024


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BUSI 450 001 (CRN: 13453)


Department: Business
Instructor: Xing, Yuhang
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR (26-AUG-2024 - 6-DEC-2024) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Prerequisites: (BUSI 395 OR STAT 305 OR STAT 310 OR STAT 312 OR STAT 315 OR DSCI 301 OR ECON 307) AND (BUSI 343 OR ECON 343)
Section Max Enrollment: 65
Section Enrolled: 65
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 25-JUL-2024 1:24PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Description: In-depth analysis of derivative securities, including forward, futures, option, and swap contracts. Develops theoretical understanding of no-arbitrage pricing principles underlying derivative valuation as well as derivatives’ role in hedging and risk management. Explores practical modeling techniques for derivative valuation.