COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course is an international finance course with a focus on exchange rate economics and theory. The lecture includes examination of exchange rate policies within international setting where prices, financial markets in the open economy and open macroeconomics are studied. The course also explores determination of exchange rates under fixed, floating and sticky prices and effects of currency substitution on exchange rates.

This course describes an introductory course on analyzing financial statements. It introduces the students to topics such as the major issues on making analysis of financial statements, balance sheet, income statement, cash flow statements, making trend and ratio analysis, by identifying liquidity and profitability of the companies.