Social Studies of Finance 2

Module code: MN7381

Module co-ordinator: Professor Yuval Millo

Module Outline

After completing this module students will be able to analyse case studies (using the concepts and techniques taught in the Semester One, Social Studies of Finance I) based on real life event studies in financial institutions. The cases include an analysis of hedge funds' behaviour in October 2008 and the Flash Crash of May 2010.

Learning

  • 20 one-hour lectures
  • Two one-hour seminars

Assessment

  • Essay, 3,000 words (100%) 

Pre-Requisites

MN7379 - Social Studies of Finance