Capital Markets

Subject Code (deprecated): 
ECON
Course Number: 
360
Section Number: 
01
Description: 

Topics related to capital markets, with emphasis on the financial crisis of 2007–2008. The design, pricing, and trading of corporate bonds, credit derivatives, and money market instruments; bond restructuring, bond ratings, and financial crises; basic tools used to address such issues, including fixed income mathematics, binomial option pricing, and swaps.

Instructor(s) from Econ Site: 
Gary Gorton
Instructor Name from WEN: 
Gary Gorton
Meeting Pattern (deprecated): 
TTh 10.10-11.30
Term Code: 
202001