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What managerial accounting tools could be used to determine whether it would be profitable to redevelop Grossinger’s Catskill Resort Hotel, the inspiration for the movie “Dirty Dancing”?

The Grossinger’s Catskill Resort Hotel in the Catskill Mountains in Liberty, New York, was the inspiration for screenwriter Eleanor Bergstein when writing the “Dirty Dancing” movie screenplay. 373 more words

Teaching Accounting

Corporate Finance Essentials by IESE Business School

This course is offered by coursera (Link to course: https://www.coursera.org/learn/corporate-finance-essentials/home/welcome)

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November 17, 2017 – Completed Topics:

  • Risk and Return – financial concepts such as mean return, volatility, and beta…
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Introduction to Investment Appraisal

Investing decision is critical in corporate finance or financial management of a company, it will help maximizing the shareholder’s wealth. A good investment decision will ensure good future cash flows into the company in an exchange with an investment outflow today. 1,041 more words

General MBA

Finance Weekly News Update October 7, 2017 - October 13, 2017

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La Monica, Paul R.

Posted 10/10/2017

Key words and Definitions

IRR – internal rate of return. The discount rate that makes the NPV equal to zero. 256 more words

Corporate Finance


Your manager comes to you and says that your department has been offered the chance to work on 2 specific projects. Unfortunately, your manager does not know what to do based on the available organizational budget. 86 more words

Academic Papers

Question of the Week: NPV

Last week the question was:  What killed this caterpillar?

This is a soybean looper that has succumbed to nuclear polyhedrosis virus (NPV).  This is a virus that infects all kinds of caterpillars.  66 more words

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