Business and Management
Submitted By tpandey
University of Puget Sound
School of Business and Leadership
BUS 435 International Finance
Professor Alva Wright Butcher
Tues & Thurs 12:30-13:50
Spring Semester 2013
Office: McIntyre 111 I Office Hours: Phone: 253-879-3349 Tues and Thurs 2:00-3:00 FAX: 253-879-3156 Wed 9:30-10:30 And by appointment
Note that I am always willing to schedule additional office hours by appointment. I check email frequently, so that is also a good way to communicate. If I do not respond to your email message, that means I did not receive it. Please send it again.
Required Course Materials
Text: Madura, International Financial Management, Abridged 10th Edition, South-Western, 2011
Book: Lewis Michael, Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World, Norton, 2011
Calculator: A calculator is required. A financial calculator would be preferable, as it would have functions for bond valuation, net present valuation (NPV), internal rate of return (IRR), present value (PV), and future value (FV). A suitable calculator, the HP10-B, is available in the bookstore for about $30.
Harvard Business School Cases
The above is the URL for Harvard Business School so that you can obtain discounted student pricing for the cases: Group Ariel S.S.: Parity Conditions and Cross-Border Valuation (Note that there is no need to purchase the audio version of this case.) Pixonix Inc. Addressing Currency Exposure
Recommended: 1. Subscription to the Wall Street Journal. Several class sessions will utilize information from the Wall Street Journal. See syllabus for the dates. 2. Subscription to or regular reading of the Financial Times....