Bachelor's degree in Business Administration (Verona)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Corporate Financing and Investment Decisions

Course code
Name of lecturer
Veronica De Crescenzo
Veronica De Crescenzo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
secondo semestre dal Feb 17, 2014 al May 30, 2014.

Lesson timetable

secondo semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
lunedì 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall B  
martedì 5:20 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall B  
mercoledì 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall B  

Learning outcomes

The course provides a fundamental knowledge of corporate finance. The course aims to analyze the principles of corporate finance by extending the logic of financial planning, the criteria underlying the capital budgeting decisions, the relevant variables in the choices of capital structure and financing instruments in both the short and medium to long term which can be used by firms to cover their financial needs.
Lectures may be integrated with experts’ insights on specific topics.


1. Principles of corporate finance
2. Financial planning
3. Capital budgeting decisions
4. Financial instruments

Mc-Graw-Hill is providing an ad hoc text, made up of several chapters taken from:
S.ROSS, D.HILLIER, R.WESTERFIELD, J.JAFFE, B.JORDAN, Finanza aziendale, McGraw-Hill, 2012 (edizione italiana a cura di S.Frova)
L.MUNARI (a cura di), Strumenti finanziari e creditizi, McGraw-Hill, 2011.
The selected chapters will be disclosed soon before the course starts.
Further readings on specific topics will be made available on the e-learning page for the course.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam made up of open questions and/or exercises.

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