Market Inefficiencies and the Limits of Arbitrage

Subject Code (deprecated): 
ECON
Course Number: 
444
Section Number: 
01
Description: 

The role of hedge funds in the United States financial markets and hedge fund behavior; understanding what hedge funds do, why they exist, and how they are different from other investment vehicles. Study of investment strategies that provide opportunity and risk for investors and study of academic papers analyzing (risky) arbitrage strategies.

Instructor(s) from Econ Site: 
Michael J Pascutti
Instructor Name from WEN: 
Michael J Pascutti
Meeting Pattern (deprecated): 
MW 11.35-12.50
Term Code: 
202003
Category from Feed: 
Finance
Senior Seminar: 
ADVANCED LECTURE COURSES WITH LIMITED ENROLLMENT
Preregistration Meetings: 

August 10, 10:00 am-12:00 pm EDT

August 14, 10:00 am-12:00 pm EDT