Practical Financial Management by William R LasherPractical Financial Management by William R Lasher

Practical Financial Management

byWilliam R Lasher, Peggy Hedges, Terry J. Fegarty

Paperback | March 26, 2008

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Practical Financial Management provides Contextual Learning wherein every major concept is supported and taught through the use of a real world examples, offering a context for students.The text assumes no prior knowledge, taking what the authors describe as a ground zero approach, and begins from scratch to build students' knowledge. In addition, the mathematical material throughout the text is very basic, which is great for students with a limited background in math.
William R. Lasher has a unique background spanning both education and practice in finance. Prior to entering full-time academics he worked for Texas Instruments, Harris Corporation and the Pacific Telesis organization. He has held positions as a planner, a controller and a subsidiary CFO. While working in industry, Lasher served as an ...
Title:Practical Financial ManagementFormat:PaperbackDimensions:816 pages, 10 × 8 × 1.13 inPublished:March 26, 2008Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176105352

ISBN - 13:9780176105358

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction to Financial ManagementChapter 1: FoundationsChapter 2: Financial Background: A Review of Accounting, Financial Statements, and Income TaxesChapter 3: Financial Information and AnalysisPart 2: Operating Issues: Working Capital ManagementChapter 4: The Management of Working Capital Chapter 5: Sources of Short-Term Financing Chapter 6: Financial Planning Part 3: Capital Markets and SecuritiesChapter 7: The Financial System and InterestChapter 8: Time Value of MoneyChapter 9: The Valuation and Characteristics of BondsChapter 10: The Valuation and Characteristics of SharesPart 4: Business Investment Decisions - Risk and Capital BudgetingChapter 11: Risk and ReturnChapter 12: Capital BudgetingChapter 13: Cash Flow EstimationChapter 14: Risk Topics and Real Options in Capital BudgetingPart 5: Financing IssuesChapter 15: Cost of CapitalChapter 16: Capital Structure and Leverage Chapter 17: Dividends, Stock Splits, and Share Repurchases Part 6: CURRENT TOPICSChapter 18: Derivative SecuritiesChapter 19: Corporate RestructuringChapter 20: International Financial Management