Renowned for its authoritative, comprehensive coverage of contemporary international finance, this market-leading text trains the leaders of tomorrow's multinational enterprises to recognize and capitalize on the unique characteristics of global markets. Because the job of a manager is to make financial decisions that increase firm value, the authors have embedded real-world mini-cases throughout to apply chapter concepts to the types of situations managers of multinational firms face.
Globalization and the Multinational Enterprise; Financial Goals & Governance; The International Monetary System; The Balance of Payments; Current Multinational Financial Challenges: Crisis; The Foreign Exchange Market
International Parity Conditions; Foreign Currency Derivatives; Interest Rate and Cross Currency Swaps; Foreign Exchange Rate Determination & Forecasting; Transaction Exposure; Operating Exposure; Translation Exposure; The Global Cost and Availability of Capital; Sourcing Equity Globally; Sourcing Debt Globally; International Portfolio Theory & Investment; Foreign Direct Investment Theory & Strategy; Multinational Capital Budgeting; Multinational Tax Management; Working Capital Management; International Trade Finance
MARKET: For the leaders of tomorrow’s multinational enterprises who will recognize and capitalize on the unique characteristics of global markets.