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MSFA 726 - Advanced Financial Statement Analysis (0 - 2)

An in-depth treatment of the interplay between accounting statements, economic analysis, and corporate finance models in the valuation of firms. Topics include accounting for leases, mergers, intangibles, and international subsidiaries. Emphasis is on forensic financial analysis of companies that may be systematically misrepresenting their economic condition through favorable accounting choices. - Prerequisites (MBA students must take accounting prior to this class). Restricted to Financial Analysis, Investor Relations, Business Administration, Business Administration, Business Administration, Business Administration, Financial Analysis, and Risk Management majors.