Financial Economics I: Contracts and Intermediation

Instructor: 
Time I: 
Friday,
04:00pm to 08:00pm
Venue I: 
HU Berlin, Spandauer Str. 1, Room 203
Description: 

The course focuses on theoretical concepts, which are fundamental for corporate finance. Topics include: moral hazard, adverse selection, signaling, incomplete contracts and control rights, coordination failure – all with applications to theory of the firm, organizational design, and financial structure.

Literature:
Bolton and Dewatripont. Contract Theory. MIT Press, 2005,
Tirole. Theory of Corporate Finance. Princeton University Press, 2006, and selected articles

Credits: 
6.00
Program: 
Semester: 
Fall 2012
Affiliation: 
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
End date of the whole course: 
Friday, February 15, 2013 - 8:00pm