Imperial College London

Emiliano Pagnotta

Business School

Assistant Professor of Finance



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Corporate Finance - BUSI97043


This is an introductory module in corporate finance. The module has three main objectives:

  1. Develop an understanding of the capital structure decisions for corporations. 
  2. Evaluate how investment and financing decisions are related (valuation).
  3. Overview some of the key factors that affect the cost of capital for corporations

Emphasis will be placed on appreciating the limitations and challenges that are faced when applying the theoretical framework of corporate finance to real world problems.


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