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Money & Capital Markets
ECON 7215 :  Summer 2013

Master of Science Checklists
Option 1 Economic Analysis -->click here
Option 2 Global Business -->click here
Option 3 Accounting --> click here
Syllabus -->>>Available NOW click here

Required Textbook:
Financial Markets & Institutions
By Frederic Mishkin and Stanley Eakins
7th edition 2012
Pearson Prentice Hall Publishers
ISBN: 978-0-13-213683-9

1 Banking Crises --> click here

2 Asset Pricing Model--> click here

3 Commodity Market--> click here

4 Financial Derivatives--> click here


Chapter 1 Financial Markets and Institutions

Federal Reserve Board Statistics and Historical Data

Federal Reserve Statistical Release H.15 - Historical Data - Charting Tools - Historical Chart Gallery

Chapter 2 The Financial System

Yahoo! Finance. Major World Stock Indexes, with charts and news.

Federal Reserve Flow of Funds Accounts.

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Chapter 7 Why Do Financial Institutions Exist?

Lemons Problem

Chapter 8 Why Do Financial Crises Occur?

Dow-Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closing values from 1900 to 1993.

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis FRED database

MacroMarkets - U.S. national composite house price index.

Speech from Chairman Ben S. Bernanke regarding Monetary Policy and the Housing Bubble - Jan 3, 2010

SUGGESTED WEB BASED READING AND RESOURCES for the remaining chapters are available on BlackBoard.


Additional course materials are available online in BlackBoard.



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