Jonathan Berk ; Peter DeMarzo ; Jarrod Harford ; David Stangeland ; Andras Marosi
Fundamentals of Corporate Finance, Canadian Edition 3rd e, authored by Jonathan Berk, Peter DeMarzo, Jarrod Harford, David Stangeland, and Andras Marosi, is a comprehensive and authoritative guide that provides a deep understanding of the principles and practices in corporate finance, tailored specifically for the Canadian context.
This textbook is a highly valuable resource for students and professionals alike, offering a wealth of real-world examples, case studies, and the latest data to demystify complex financial concepts. The authors' expertise and years of experience shine through in their clear and engaging explanations, making the subject matter accessible and relevant to readers.
From the outset, the book establishes a strong foundation by covering the fundamental principles of corporate finance, ensuring that readers grasp key concepts such as time value of money, risk and return, and financial statement analysis. As the content progresses, the authors delve into more advanced topics, including capital budgeting, cost of capital, capital structure, dividend policy, and working capital management.
What sets this edition apart is its emphasis on the Canadian financial landscape. The authors address Canadian regulations, institutions, and market practices, providing readers with insights into the unique aspects of finance in the Canadian business environment. By integrating these real-world illustrations, readers can better understand how the theories and strategies presented in the book are applied in practical business scenarios within Canada.
Moreover, the book adopts a problem-solving approach that encourages active learning. Throughout the chapters, readers are presented with thought-provoking exercises and questions, allowing them to apply their knowledge and hone their analytical skills. This interactive learning approach helps readers develop a deeper understanding of corporate finance concepts and enhances their ability to make informed financial decisions.
With its comprehensive coverage, conceptual clarity, and focus on the Canadian financial landscape, Fundamentals of Corporate Finance, Canadian Edition 3rd e, stands as an indispensable resource for students pursuing finance-related courses, aspiring financial professionals, and anyone seeking to navigate the intricacies of corporate finance within the context of the Canadian business environment. Whether used as a textbook in academic settings or as a self-study guide, this book equips readers with the tools they need to excel in the world of corporate finance.