IEMS 326 Economics and Finance for Engineers
Last modified: Sun Mar 14 14:58:31 CDT 2010
Lectures: Monday Wednesday Friday 3:00-3:50 in L150
New Reading assignment for Friday March 12 is N Chapter 15.
New Yunpeng's office hours for finals week are unchanged (Monday and Tuesday 5-6). Office hours for Benjamin Armbruster during finals week will be 1-3 Wednesday March 17.
Reading assignment for Friday March 5 is L p137-157.
Last day of class, Friday March 12.
Final exam scheduled for Thursday March 18 3-5pm.
New Homework 6 Solutions.
Homework 6 is due Friday March 12.
Homework 5 Solutions part 1 and part 2.
Homework 5 is due Wednesday February 24.
Homework 4 Solutions.
Homework 4 is due Wednesday February 17.
Homework 3 Solutions.
Homework 3 is due Wednesday February 3.
Homework 2 Solutions
Homework 2 is due Wednesday January 27.
Homework 1 Solutions
Homework 1 is due Wednesday January 13.
Updated 3/13 Formula sheet for the final from last fall.
New Review questions for the final from last fall.
Diversification Spreadsheet from class.
Midterm 3 and Solutions
Ice Cream and Umbrellas Spreadsheet from class.
Midterm 3 Review Questions from last fall
Spreadsheet for decision tree example from class.
Midterm 2 and Solutions
formula sheet, review questions from last fall for Midterm 2, and solutions to the review questions.
Link to the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
Spreadsheet used in class Wednesday January 27 and in homework 3.
Midterm 1, formula sheet, and Solutions
Spreadsheet used in class Friday January 22 and Monday January 25.
Notes on mortgages from last fall.
Mortgage spreadsheet used in class
Midterm 1 Review Questions from last fall
Spreadsheet on bonds used in class.
Notes on bonds from last fall.
link to Daily Show clip on Arizona budget crisis.
Notes on annuities from last fall.
Notes on time value of money from last fall.
Social Security spreadsheet.
Midterm 3, Wednesday March 3.
Reading assignment for Friday February 26 is N p 338-342.
Reading assignment for Friday February 19 is N Ch 10 thru p. 338 and L5.3-5.4 (this is supplementary; not the best place to go).
Reading assignment for Friday February 12 is N Ch 10 through p. 332.
Midterm 2, Wednesday February 10.
Drop deadline, Friday February 12.
Reading assignment for Monday February 8 is N p. 298-308.
Reading assignment for Wednesday February 3 is N Chapter 6 through p 197.
Reading assignment for Friday January 29 is L pp. 32-34 and N Chapter 14 through p 466.
Reading assignment for Friday January 22 is L2.4, L5.1, and N Chapter 5.
Midterm 1, Wednesday January 20.
Office hours on Monday January 18 for Benjamin Armbruster will be moved to 3-4.
No class Monday January 18: MLK Day.
Reading assignment for Monday January 11 is L3.3-3.4, L4.1-4.2.
Reading assignment for Friday January 8 is L3.1-3.2.
Reading assignment for Wednesday January 6 is L2.1-2.3, N Appendix A.
L=Luenberger (the first half of the book) and N=Newnan et al. (the second half of the book).