Asymmetric Information

Course Code
FIN 865
Hours
1.5 hours
Type
Elective
Offered
  • Fall 18
  • Fall 19 (A)

Theoretical Models in Finance I --- This is the first course in a two-part sequence in theoretical models in Finance, the second course being FIN 872. The set of topics covered will change from year to year. Potential topics across the two courses include (i) applications of asymmetric information (ii) trading and price formation and (iii) continuous time models in finance.

Taught By
Uday Rajan
  • David B. Hermelin Professor of Business Administration
  • Chair and Professor of Finance and Real Estate
Uday Rajan's research focuses on informational frictions such as adverse selection and moral hazard and their effect on market transactions, with...