Principles of Finance

Module code: EC7084

Module co-ordinator: Teimuraz Gogsadze

This module will introduce you to the fundamental concepts and techniques used in modern finance theory.

Topics covered 

  • Compounding and discounting
  • Financial decision-making under certainty and uncertainty
  • Attitudes towards risk
  • Portfolio analysis, market equilibrium and arbitrage in asset pricing


  • 20 one-hour lectures
  • 10 one-hour tutorials


  • Coursework (20%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (80%)