Monetary and Financial Economics (Field 3)

EE431 Economics of Financial Markets and Financial Institutions

3 (3-0-6)

Prerequisites: EE311

Money and capital markets at a micro-level; Financial assets, risks, and risk-bearing; The theory of equilibrium pricing of financial assets; Interest rate determination and structure of interest rates; Asymmetric information in financial markets; The study of financial institutions; Risk management of financial institutions; Behavior of financial institutions; Regulating financial institutions.