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Japanese
Academic Year 2018Year School/Graduate School School of Economics Economics Evening Program
Lecture Code G8283100 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name ファイナンス1
Subject Name
(Katakana)
ファイナンス1
Subject Name in
English
Financial Economics 1
Instructor ONO SADAYUKI
Instructor
(Katakana)
オノ サダユキ
Campus Higashi-Senda Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Weds13-14:Higashi-Senda 501
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 24 : Economics
Eligible Students  
Keywords  
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
Economics and Management
(Abilities and Skills)
・The ability to grasp the economic issues based on the knowledge of economic analysis 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Financial Economics 1 plans to teach (1) relationship between risk and return on financial assets, (2) foreign exchange
rate, (3) financial derivatives. In class, basic ideas and theory regarding these topics are introduced and analysed.
Additionally, news about financial markets that are shown on Financial Times (British daily newspaper), The Economist
(British weekly magazine), and Nikkei (Japanesse daily newspaper) might be presented and discussed. 
Class Schedule Lecture Topics
(1) Risk and return
(2) Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)
(3) Efficient Market Hypothesis
(4) Foreign exchange rate
(5) Futures and forward
(6) Option
(7) Black-Scholes-Merton option pricing equation
(8) Currency swap and interest rate swap
(9) Credit default swap (CDS) 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
As reference,
• コーポレートファイナンスの原理; by ステファン・ロス, ランドルフ・ウェスターフィールド、ジェフリイ・ ジャフィ;
translated into Japanese by 大野薫
• コーポレートファイナンス; by リチャード・ブリーリー, スチュワート・マイヤーズ; translated into Japanese by 藤井
真理子、国枝繁樹
• 先物・オプション取引入門; by ジョン・ハル; translated into Japanese by 小林孝雄, オーパスワン
• Modern Portfolio Theory and Investment Analysis; by Edwin J. Elton, Martin J. Gruber, Stephen J. Brown, William N.
Goetzmann 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Handouts, PC, projector, tablet 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Review of each lecture might be useful. 
Requirements  
Grading Method Grade is evaluated by mid-term and final exams, or final exam only. 
Message  
Other   
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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