Combined Majors Business students have the option to major in more than one field of study. BSBA students can earn a total of two majors either both in business or one in business and one outside of the Olin School. Students must complete the specific courses required for the second major, but they are not required to complete the general requirements for the second degree.
Update, September 17 Preliminary draft of part I of a book on fiscal theory. This will be revised, but it is still potentially interesting if you want to read about fiscal theory.
This link gives you a sample chapter. Click here to go to the Princeton University press website where you can order the book.
It is sometimes cheaper at Amazon. Additional materials for Asset Pricing, lecture notes, new chapters, and the online class are now moved to their own page hereor via the Asset Pricing link at left.
Edited volume of collected articles with an introduction surveying the field. The Squam Lake Report: Fixing the Financial System. Princeton University Press Stein, and Rene M. Stultz Some Notes Investments notes. Notes for MBA investments classes. Summary of background statistics, regression, time series, matrices, maximization and a concise treatment of some of the standard topics bond notation and expectations hypothesis, bond pricing Time series for macroeconomics and Finance Jan Lecture notes for PhD time series course.
This revision finally includes the figures! Note covering dz, dt, stochastic integrals, and how to do all of Asset Pricing Chapter 1 in continuous time. A Brief Parable of Overdifferencing January This is a short note, showing how money demand estimation works very well in levels or long 4 year differences, but not when you first-difference the data.
It shows why we often want to run OLS with corrected standard errors rather than GLS or ML, and it cautions against the massive differencing, fixed effects and controls used in micro data.
It's from a PhD class, but I thought the reminder worth a little standalone note. Still, underground copies are circulating, so you can get a fresh one here.
Writing tips for PhD students May Some tips on how to write academic articles. Do as I say, not as I do. Chinese TranslationPublished: Mon, 5 Dec CHAPTER-3 RISK MANAGEMENT BASIC CONCEPTS AND TECHNIQUES.
In this chapter we discuss the basic risk concepts . Misc thoughts, memories, proto-essays, musings, etc. And on that dread day, the Ineffable One will summon the artificers and makers of graven images, and He will command them to give life to their creations, and failing, they and their creations will be dedicated to the flames.
This course will survey instruments of psychometric assessment that are frequently used in education and clinical practice. Fundamental theory and research pertaining to the quantitative measurement of human traits will be reviewed.
In finance, arbitrage pricing theory (APT) is a general theory of asset pricing that holds that the expected return of a financial asset can be modeled as a linear function of various factors or theoretical market indices, where sensitivity to changes in each factor is represented by a factor-specific beta coefficient.
Box and Cox () developed the transformation. Estimation of any Box-Cox parameters is by maximum likelihood.
Box and Cox () offered an example in which the data had the form of survival times but the underlying biological structure was of hazard rates, and the transformation identified this.  In sharp contrast, under regimes like feudalism (a form of society-with-markets) labour was not a commodity but the property of the landlord.
Indeed, labour had no price (i.e. no wage was paid) and its activities were commanded, or commandeered, by the person who had inherited the right to do so.