Joshua Rauh

 

 


 

Joshua Rauh is a professor of finance at Stanford Graduate School of Business, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, a senior fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He studies corporate investment and financial structure, private equity and venture capital, and the financial structure of pension funds and their sponsors. Rauh’s research on state and local pension systems in the United States has received national media coverage in outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Financial Times, and The Economist. Before joining the Stanford faculty in 2012, he taught at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.


More info: http://web.stanford.edu/~rauh/




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Oct 13th 2014

Stocks and bonds have always been a critical part of any investment portfolio, but what do investors actually get in exchange for their investment? Why do publicly traded stocks and bonds have value? This course will present an overview of stocks and bonds, with a focus on the finance fundamentals behind these instruments. We’ll start out with an overview of the bond market, paying special attention to corporate and municipal bonds. Next, we’ll review interest rates and their impact on the valuation of treasury bonds. Then we’ll take a look at the fundamentals of the stock market, and finally we’ll dive into an analysis of how to make smart decisions as an investor.

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Oct 14th 2013

In this eight-week course, you will learn the financial concepts behind sound retirement plan investment and pension fund management.

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