International Management

Mathematics and Statistics

Lecture, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

This course familiarizes students with the basics of mathematics and statistics which will be required for the courses "Empirical Methods" (module 14) and "Corporate finance & Risk Management" (module 10).

Learning outcomes

Students learn methods of financial mathematics at entry level and can calculate application examples.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Eun/Resnik , International Financial Management, 5th ed., McGraw-Hill; Brealey/Myers/Allen, Principles of Corporate Finance, 9th ed., McGraw-Hill; Grohmann-Steiger,Schneider, Dobrovits: Einführung in die Buchhaltung im Selbststudium, 21. Auflage, Wien 2016; VO Buchhaltung, Klausurensammlung, facultas, 2016.
Academic Journals: Journal of Finance; Harvard Business Review

Mode of delivery

Lecture, 1 THW

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

Final Exam