Applied Corporate Finance / Edition 3

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Applied Corporate Finance, Second Edition converts the theory and models in corporate finance into tools that can be used to analyze, understand, and help any business. With this hands-on guide, you can find real solutions to real corporate finance problems, using real-time data.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470384640
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 2/2/2010
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 752
  • Sales rank: 583,423
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Meet the Author

ASWATH DAMODARAN is an Associate Professor of Finance at New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business. He has received several awards, including, the NYU Distinguished Teaching Award in 1990, Stern’s Outstanding Teacher Award in 1988, and the Professor of the Year Award in 1988, 1991, and 1992. He has written three books on equity valuation (Damodaran on Valuation, Investment Valuation, The Dark Side of Valuation) and two on corporate finance (Corporate Finance: Theory and Practice, Applied Corporate Finance: A User’s Manual). He has co-edited a book on investment management with Peter Bernstein (Investment Management) and has a book on investment philosophies (Investment Philosophies).  His newest book titled Investment Fables was released in 2004.  Mr. Damodaran also offers training programs in corporate finance and valuation at Deutsche Bank, Swiss Bank, Credit Suisse, J. P. Morgan, and Smith Barney. A former instructor at the University of California at Berkeley, he has written several articles for many of the nation’s leading financial journals. He received his MBA and Ph.D from the University of California at Los Angeles.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 The foundations 1
Ch. 2 The objective in decision making 9
Ch. 3 The basics of risk 50
Ch. 4 Risk measurement and hurdle rates in practice 91
Ch. 5 Measuring return on investments 161
Ch. 6 Project interactions, side costs, and side benefits 229
Ch. 7 Capital structure : overview of the financing decision 275
Ch. 8 Capital structure : the optimal financial mix 339
Ch. 9 Capital structure : the financing details 396
Ch. 10 Dividend policy 445
Ch. 11 Analyzing cash returned to stockholders 482
Ch. 12 Valuation : principles and practice 531
App. 1 Basic statistics 596
App. 2 Financial statements 603
App. 3 Time value of money 615
App. 4 Option pricing 628
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