1828 Corporate Finance
Univ.Prof. Dr. Christian Laux
  • LV-Typ
  • Semesterstunden
  • Unterrichtssprache
01.09.2020 bis 30.09.2020
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Hinweise zur LV
Planpunkt(e) Doktorat/PhD
Wochentag Datum Uhrzeit Raum
Dienstag 03.11.2020 14:00 - 17:00 Online-Einheit
Dienstag 10.11.2020 14:00 - 17:00 Online-Einheit
Dienstag 17.11.2020 14:00 - 17:00 Online-Einheit
Dienstag 24.11.2020 14:00 - 17:00 Online-Einheit
Dienstag 01.12.2020 14:00 - 17:00 Online-Einheit
Dienstag 15.12.2020 14:00 - 17:00 Online-Einheit
Donnerstag 17.12.2020 14:00 - 17:00 Online-Einheit
Dienstag 22.12.2020 14:00 - 17:00 Online-Einheit

Ablauf der LV bei eingeschränktem Campusbetrieb

In case the course could not be held in the class room, the course will be switched to rotation mode.

Inhalte der LV

Liquidity and risk management

Corporate financing under asymmetric information

Accounting and information disclosure

Liquidity demand and bank runs

Fundamental determinants of corporate financing decisions

Outside financing constraints

Lernergebnisse (Learning Outcomes)

This course deals with the financing of the corporation and in particular with the determinants of corporate capital structure choice. The purpose of this course is to acquaint you with the relevant theories in this field. A main objective is to provide you with the knowledge to assess the latest research and to be able to formalize corporate finance problems of your own. A special focus will be a contract theoretic approach to corporate finance.

Regelung zur Anwesenheit

Attendance is mandatory.


Taught course, including discussions of exercises. The course will be based on the book “TheTheory of Corporate Finance” by Jean Tirole (Princeton University Press, 2006).

Leistung(en) für eine Beurteilung

Grading is based on (i) classroom participation (20%), (ii) homework exercises (30%), and (iii) exam or paper presentation (50%)

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