Finance 4366

Instructor: Prof. James R. Garven
Office: Foster 320.39
Phone: (254) 307-1317
Spring 2019 Class
Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., in Foster 302

During the past few decades, there has been explosive growth in the use of derivative securities such as futures, forwards, swaps and options for managing risk. Such securities are commonly referred to as “derivatives” because their values depend upon the values of other assets. This course presents a conceptual framework for understanding how to price derivatives and design risk management strategies.