Pack Fundamentals of Corporate Finance (includes Connect, LearnSmart)

Pack Fundamentals of Corporate Finance (includes Connect, LearnSmart)

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This pack contains the printed textbook and access to Connect.

McGraw-Hill Connect is a digital teaching and learning environment that gives you the means to better connect with your coursework, with your instructors, and with the important concepts that you will need to know for success now and in the future. With Connect you can practice important skills at your own pace and on your schedule. This version of Connect comes with LearnSmart, an adaptive study tool proven to strengthen memory recall, increase class retention, and boost grades. By identifying your strengths and weaknesses, you can ensure that every minute you spend studying has the highest possible impact. With users experiencing an average of a letter grade improvement, adaptive learning is a proven way to increase your success and confidence.

Fundamentals of Corporate Finance 7e provides students with a comprehensive and applied introduction to the principles of corporate finance.

This market-leading text has been substantially revised to reflect recent developments in the field, such as the impact of the Global Financial Crisis, contemporary challenges in capital budgeting and socially responsible investing. It features new local and international case studies to enhance students' understanding of the practical applications of corporate finance.

A practical and engaging study tool, this new edition offers students:

- step-by-step illustrations and diagrams explaining the basics - and complexities - of corporate finance

- applied examples, cases and exercises built into each chapter

- coverage of a wide range of topics, including perspectives and lessons from capital market history

- an overview of the latest research and emerging trends in corporate finance

- regionally relevant examples throughout the text to help put learning in perspective.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product
  • 82 x 106 x 12mm
  • Australia
  • Revised
  • 7th Revised edition
  • 1743762968
  • 9781743762967
  • 45,168

Table of contents

CHAPTER 1 Introduction to corporate finance
CHAPTER 2 Financial statements, taxes and cash flow
CHAPTER 3 Working with financial statements
CHAPTER 4 Long-term financial planning and corporate growth
CHAPTER 5 First principles of valuation: the time value of money
CHAPTER 6 Valuing shares and bonds PART 4 CAPITAL BUDGETING
CHAPTER 7 Net present value and other investment criteria
CHAPTER 8 Making capital investment decisions
CHAPTER 9 Project analysis and evaluation
CHAPTER 10 Lessons from capital market history
CHAPTER 11 Return, risk and the security market line
CHAPTER 12 Current investment decisions
CHAPTER 13 Working capital management
CHAPTER 14 Australian financial markets and liquidity management
CHAPTER 15 Capital markets and long-term financing
CHAPTER 16 Capital raising and the primary market
CHAPTER 17 Shareholder value and the cost of capital
CHAPTER 18 Rewarding shareholders: setting dividend policy
CHAPTER 19 Financial leverage and capital structure policy
CHAPTER 20 Derivative securities
CHAPTER 21 International corporate finance
CHAPTER 22 Mergers and acquisitions
CHAPTER 23 Leasing
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About Stephen A. Ross

Stephen A Ross Sloan School of Management, Franco Modigliani Professor of Finance and Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Stephen A Ross is the Franco Modigliani Professor of Finance and Economics at the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. One of the most widely published authors in finance and economics, Professor Ross is recognised for his work in developing the Arbitrage Pricing Theory and his substantial contributions to the discipline through his research in signalling, agency theory, option pricing and the theory of the term structure of interest rates, among other topics. A past president of the American Finance Association, he currently serves as an associate editor of several academic and practitioner journals. He is a trustee of CalTech.

Michael E Drew Professor of Finance at Griffith Business School, Griffith University
Michael E Drew is Professor of Finance at the Griffith Business School of Griffith University and a director at Drew, Walk & Co., a boutique firm of consulting financial economists specialising in superannuation and investment management. Michael received his PhD in economics from the University of Queensland. He has written and lectured extensively on Australia's superannuation system, defined-contribution (DC) pension plans and retirement security. Michael has held executive and investment committee appointments with QIC, QSuper, Wilson HTM, Ord Minnett and JB Were & Son.

Adam N Walk Research Fellow at Griffith Business School, Griffith University
Dr Adam Walk is a Research Fellow at Griffith Business School and received his PhD in financial economics from Griffith University. His research focusses on pension finance, investments and investment governance, and his work has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Portfolio Management and the Journal of Retirement and in industry publications such as the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment and Enterprise Responsibility Review. Adam is also a director at Drew, Walk & Co., a boutique firm of consulting financial economists, and provides consultancy services to industry in the broad areas of superannuation, investment management and fiduciary governance.

Randolph W Westerfield Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
Randolph W Westerfield is Dean Emeritus of the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business and is the Charles B Thornton Professor of Finance. He came to USC from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, where he was the chairman of the finance department and a member of the finance faculty for 20 years. He is a member of several public company boards of directors, including Health Management Associates, Inc., and the Nicholas Applegate growth fund. His areas of expertise include corporate financial policy, investment management and stock market price behaviour.

Bradford D Jordan Gatton College of Business and Economics, University of Kentucky
Bradford D Jordan is Professor of Finance and holder of the Richard W and Janis H Furst Endowed Chair in Finance at the University of Kentucky. He has a long-standing interest in both applied and theoretical issues in corporate finance and has extensive experience teaching all levels of corporate finance and financial management policy. Professor Jordan has published numerous articles on issues such as cost of capital, capital structure and the behaviour of security prices. He is a past president of the Southern Finance Association and co-author of Fundamentals of Investments: Valuation and Management 5e, a leading investments text, also published by McGraw-Hill.
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