Course Detail

Asset Pricing I (34901)

Course Description by Faculty

  • Constantinides, George Heaton, John
  • Content
    PhD-level course in Asset Pricing. Weeks 1-4 will be taught by John Heaton. Weeks 5-9 will be taught by George Constantinides. Please see syllabus link for further details.
    Format
    • Lectures

    • Discussion

  • Prerequisites
    BUSN 34901=ECON 35050
  • Materials
    Financial Decisions and Markets by John Campbell, lecture notes, and readings posted weekly on the course web site.
    Resources
    • Canvas Site Available

  • Grades
    The course grade is based on class participation, homework assignments, and a final examination in class. Students are expected to read the assigned materials in advance, participate in the class discussion, and work on extensive problem sets. Class participation and performance on problem sets count when the performance on the final examination lies between two grades. No pass/fail grades. No auditors. Will provide provisional grades, but no early final grades.
    Grades
    • Graded homework assignments

    • Graded attendance/participation

    Assessment & Testing
    • Final exam (in class)

    Restrictions
    • No auditors

    • No pass/fail grades

  • Syllabus
  • Autumn 2021Section: 34901-50W 8:30AM-11:30AMHarper Center3A - Seminar RoomIn-Person Only
Description and/or course criteria last updated: August 5 2021