ECO2506H1S Economics of Risk ManagementThis course focuses on the role of risk management in both private and public sectors. It includes a discussion of why firms and government should hedge financial risks, the individual and social gains of financial risk management, the identification and quantification of financial risks (including Value-at-Risk measures) and how derivative securities can be used for financial risk management.
Section L0101, Winter 2009–10Instructor: Ata Mazaheri
Day/time: T 6-8
Location: BA 2135