Department of Economics and Finance: Baruch College

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Department of Economics and Finance: Baruch College-CUNY
Fin 9786: International Financial Markets (Section PTR)
(T & Th: 5.50 pm – 7.05 pm: Room 8-155, VC, & Wasserman Trading Floor Fall, 2011

|Professor Jae W. Lee, Department of Economics and Finance Baruch |CNUYBlackboard Site: | |College-CUNY, New York, NY 10010 |https://portal.cuny.edu/portal/site/cuny/index.jsp?epi-content=LOGIN (Login( | | |Blackboard 8 (our course | |Direct Office Phone/Voice Mail: (646) 312 3480 |In-class Tech Support Hotline: ext. 1010 | |e-mail addresses: jaewon.lee@baruch.cuny.edu & |Security Office (Emergency) in VC: (646) 312 4888 | |salz9999@gmail.com : more dependable |Violence report: (646) 312 3333 | |Office: Room 10-272, Vertical Campus |Resource Management Center: (646) 660 6630: classroom repairs | |(through door marked “Faculty Offices: 10-260”) |Weather Emergency: (212) 802 3000 (24 hours open) | |Office Hours: |Useful books on reserve: http://www.baruch.cuny.edu ( Libray (Electronic Course | |Tuesday: 4.00 - 5.15 pm |Reserve( Input your Library ID (Electronic Reserves and Course Materials ( Lee, J. | |Thursday: 4.00 - 5.15 pm |as the Instructor or http://www.cuny.edu/ | |Saturday: 11.20 - 11.50 am [by appointment] | |

Course Objectives and Description

Rapid globalization of economic and financial activities encouraged by continuing liberalization of international trade and investment has broadened the decision horizon of financial managers. International investment strategies and financial decisions should take into account dynamic international market forces and institutional settings. This course will cover essential international finance theories and institutional settings. For efficient coverage of topics, their presentations will be followed by real examples and class discussions. Excel’s charting and statistical routines such as regression, descriptive statistics, and correlation will be used in this course.

Recommended Textbook:
1. Eun, C. and B. Resnick, International Financial Management, 6th edition, McGraw-Hill, 2012 (ISBN-13 978-0-07-803465-7).

[Alternative Editions: Although 6th edition is recommended, 5th and 4th edition books are also acceptable.

2. Eun, C. and B. Resnick, International Financial Management, 5th edition, McGraw-Hill, 2009 (ISBN: 978-0-07-338234-0).
3. Eun, C. and B. Resnick, International Financial Management, 4th edition, McGraw-Hill, 2007 (ISBN: 0072996862): New and used copies are available at the College Bookstore. • International editions and 4th edition printed in 2005 or 2006 are also acceptable. But be careful with possible delivery delays with some venders when you make online purchase of international editions. o http://gettextbooks.com/search/?isbn=0072996862 o http://www.abebooks.com/servlet/SearchResults?bsi=60&isbn=0072996862&nsa=1&prevpage=1 • e-book (digital textbook version) is also available from the publisher if you prefer. o With this online...
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