Key concepts and applications include: time value of money, risk-return tradeoff, cost of capital, interest rates, retirement savings, mortgage financing, auto leasing, capital budgeting, asset valuation, discounted cash flow (DCF) analysis, net present value, internal rate of return, hurdle rate, payback period. This Introduction to Corporate Finance Introduction to Corporate Finance course offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Pennsylvania. This course is part of the Business Foundations specialization.
4 weeks, 4-7 hours/week
No specific background is required—this Specialization is ideal for entrepreneurs, small business owners, managers, consultants, or anyone aiming to hone their core business skills. Knowledge of high-school level math (through pre-calculus) is suggested.
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