May 25, 2024  
2013-2014 Academic Catalog 
2013-2014 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECN 245 - Financial Economics

4 credits
This course examines the financial system’s role in the domestic and global economy. It surveys financial markets (e.g. common stock markets), players (e.g. investment companies), and instruments (e.g. options and futures contracts) with a focus on the underlying economic and regulatory forces that shape the financial system and its impact on the broader economy. Not
intended for students who have previously taken ECN 280  or ECN 282 .

Prerequisite: ECN 111 .
Note: Plus-2 option available. Not offered every year.
Instructor: Stroup