Prerequisite: ACC 557 or ACC 560
Introduces the concepts of finance. Reviews the basic tools and theiruse for making financial decisions. Explains how to measure andcompare risks across investment opportunities. Analyzes how the firmchooses the set of securities it will issue to raise capital from investorsas well as how the firm's capital structure is formed. Examines howthe choice of capital structure affects the value of the firm. Presentsvaluation and integrate risk, return and the firm's choice of capitalstructure.