IEMS 326 Economics and Finance for EngineersSpring 2011Last modified: Wed Sep 28 17:11:01 CDT 2011 |
Lectures: Monday Wednesday Friday 3:00-3:50 in Frances Searle 2-407 Instructor: Benjamin Armbruster TA: Dongjae Lim, dongjae@u.northwestern.edu, |
Homework 6, accompanying spreadsheet, and solutions
Case 2 is due Wednesday, June 1.
Homework 5 and solutions
Homework 4 and solutions
Case 1 is due Monday, May 2.
Homework 3 and solutions.
Homework 2 and solutions.
Homework 1 and solutions.
Formula sheet and practice problems for final.
diversification spreadsheet, Ice Cream and Umbrellas spreadsheet, and slides from Northwestern University's endowment manager Will McLean's guest lecture on 2/6/2009
Lecture 19 slides
Slides, spreadsheet, and notes on bonds
Background information on the financial system 1 and 2 and notes and slides from today
Notes on depreciation.
Lecture 15 slides
Lecture 14 slides and spreadsheet on IRR
Midterm 2 formula sheet and practice problems
Lecture 13 slides
Lecture 12 slides and spreadsheet.
Lecture 11 slides. Wikipedia on inflation and hyperinflation in Germany and Zimbabwe
Spreadsheet with inflation over time and government inflation report
Lecture 9 slides
Lecture 8 slides and spreadsheet for oil well decision tree.
Lecture 7 slides, notes on simulation, and a spreadsheet of a mortgage backed security (MBS).
Midterm 1 formula sheet and practice problems
Lecture 5 slides, mortgage.xls, and mortgage notes.
A Daily Show clip on Arizona taking a loan secured by its capitol building, some notes on loans, and an associated spreadsheet.
Lecture 4 slides
Lecture 3 slides
Notes on annuities.
Notes on time value of money.
Social Security spreadsheet and 2010 Report