December 11, 2015
DEPARTMENT OF BANKING & FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
UNIVERSITY OF PIRAEUS
EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM IN FINANCIAL ECONOMICS
Management of Financial Institutions
Professor Gikas A. Hardouvelis
Contemporary bank management is essentially risk management. The course focuses on bank risk management, emphasizing both the sources and the management of risk.
Textbook: Financial Institutions Management: A Risk Management Approach, by A. Saunders & M.M. Cornett, McGraw Hill, New York, 2014, 8th edition, ISBN # 978-0-07-803480-0
Readings: Required readings are denoted with an asterisk. Most, but not all, required readings will be covered in class.
Problems: You solve them on your own. A solution set will be provided.
Exams: A midterm exam plus a final two-hour exam.