Investments: Instruments and Strategies

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Course No: ECON.3160-061; SIS Class Nbr: 8252

Course Description

In this course we will look at different types of investments, from stocks, bonds and real estate top mutual funds, hedge funds and derivatives exploring how and when to use them. Students will create a diversified investment portfolio using an online trading program that incorporates products covered in class. In addition we will look at how different exchanges operate and the role of financial investments in real capital accumulation and rising living standards.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: ECON.2010 pre-req
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: P: ECON.2010
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: David Ornstil
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 01
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1125
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.L.A. in Liberal Arts, B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology

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