512 Economics of Financial Markets

Economics

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Pre-requisites: None

Requisite To: None

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Course Description

This course gives an intensive explanation and description on the way the financial markets work. This course aims to familiarize students with the framework and the functioning of the local and global financial markets. In addition, it aims to support the student with enough knowledge of the instruments of the financial markets and instruments, financial intermediation, interest rate determinations, and term structure of interest rates.

Course Learning Objectives (CLOs)
  • Understand the functions of the financial markets and their instruments.
  • Understand the financial intermediation.
  • Know how to analyze interest rate determination.
  • Know the link between the term structure and risk structure of interest rates.
  • Be familiarized with the stock markets and the foreign exchange markets.
Syllabus History
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