Thesis

In this Capstone Project course students will apply conceptual and technical knowledge in analyzing, planning, and designing, building, and managing a business or analyzing an existing business and proposing methods to enhance and improve operations, expanding operations, and reducing risks. The project starts with a system proposal and culminates with the presentation of the working […]

Corporate Governance and Ethics

Emphases of this course are on the understanding of corporate governance concerns and ethical decision-making. Included topics are examination of internal and external governance issues, including international ones, and ethical analysis in current business environments. Students are expected to understand what corporate governance is, how is permeates the culture of an organization, and how it […]

Risk and Portfolio Management

This course details the rationale behind commonly used risk measures and models for portfolio construction, stress testing, scenario analysis, trading strategies, and derivative securities. The course focuses on asset allocation and building of portfolios with a strong emphasis on risk management. Students are expected to learn risk, threats, vulnerabilities, their relationships, and how to mitigate […]

Venture Capital and Private Finance

Studies market microstructure of private finance and venture capital including costs and benefits from employing private financing, interaction between the financiers and entrepreneurs, financial analysis of potential ventures, and investor exit strategies. Students are expected to learn how to create the necessary material in order to obtain private finance, how to network, and how to […]

Corporate Financial Policy

Financial policy topics of capital projects as real options, cost of capital, capital structure, firm valuation, and merger and acquisition, and project finance are explored in this course. Theories and methods of corporate financial management are applied to complex cases. Students are expected to learn how to read and analyze a corporate financial policy and […]

Operations Management

In this course a wide range of operations management decisions including operations strategy, process analysis and design, supply chain management, quality management, capacity planning, and project management are studied in depth. Quantitative modeling is used for case studies utilizing statistical software to solve operations management problems. Students are expected to understand the principles of running […]