Case Studies in Corporate Finance: Course Outline (MS MGT and MBA )
This course is designed to introduce the students to the importance and functions of financial management in the overall business/ corporate environment. Concept of time value of money, discounted cash flow techniques, investment appraisal / capital budgeting techniques and concept of cost of capital along with determination of the cost of capital under various arrangement is part of course. Dividend policy is very effective tool used by financial managers so it has been made a part of course. Students will also be introduced with concept international financial management The course is designed in such away as to encourage students to participate in the class assignments and case studies. This is totally an interactive course and it will require a full participation from students.
To bring financial management decisions from the business world to the classroom, through the case method approach, by helping students develop decision-making skills in unstructured, uncertain, and complex (i.e., realistic) situations. The assigned cases cover a broad range of financial analysis with an emphasis on strategic valuations (mergers, acquisitions, and restructurings) and corporate financial strategy.
Course Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students should be able to:
- Calculate capital budgeting and resource allocation.
- Describe and explain the management of corporate capital structure.
- Analyze corporate acquisitions, and value enterprise, form of payment, and form of financing
|1||Capital Budgeting Techniques –NPV,ARR, IRR. PBP|
|2||Case Study – Sales Strategy|
|3||Case Study – Daewoo Company.||Case distrusted|
Capital Budgeting when life of project is different
|5||Case Study – Rapid Fire batteries|
|6||Case Study – Disney Land||Case distrusted|
|7||Capital Structure theories and patterns|
|8||Cost of Capital|
|9||Case Study – Marriott Corporation|
|10||Case Study - Marginal WACC||Case distrusted|
|11||Merger and Acquisitions|
|12||Case Study- CSX and Conrail Merger||Case distrusted|
|13||Dividend theories policies and patterns|
|14||Case Study- Fuzzy Tronics|
|15||Case Study =Cash budgeting||Case distrusted|
|16||Case Study- Islamic Finance|