BUS 419 - Information and Global Capital Markets

The objectives of BUS 419 are: Develop familiarity with and understanding of the financial and reporting infrastructure of four regions or clusters of capital markets: Anglo-American capital markets Continental European-type capital markets Latin American-type capital markets Emerging markets-type capital markets Learn to use the financial statements of non-US firms to assess the "quality of earnings" reported in those statements, subject to the limitations of comparability Develop an understanding of the "home bias" in investing Learn the principles of global investor relations on the internet and through other disclosure vehicles

Prerequisites

  • Financial Accounting