Corporate Finance
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- Emphasizes the modern fundamentals of the theory of finance, while providing contemporary examples to make the theory come to life.
- The authors aim to present corporate finance as the working of a small number of integrated and powerful intuitions, rather than a collection of unrelated topics.
- They develop the central concepts of modern finance: arbitrage, net present value, efficient markets, agency theory, options, and the trade-off between risk and return, and use them to explain corporate finance with a balance of theory and application.

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Part I - Overview

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Corporate Finance

Chapter 2 - Financial Statements and Cash Flow

Chapter 3 - Financial Statements Analysis and Financial Models 

Part II - Valuation and Capital Budgeting

Chapter 4 - Discounted Cash Flow Valuation

Chapter 5 - Net Present Value and Other Investment Rules

Chapter 6 - Making Capital Investment Decisions

Chapter 7 - Risk Analysis, Real Options, and Capital Budgeting

Chapter 8 - Interest Rates and Bond Valuation

Chapter 9 - Stock Valuation

Part III - Risk

Chapter 10 - Risk and Return: Lessons from Market History

Chapter 11 - Return and Risk: The Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)

Chapter 12 - An Alternative View of Risk and Return: The Arbitrage Pricing Theory

Chapter 13 - Risk, Cost of Capital, and Valuation

Part IV - Capital Structure and Dividend Policy

Chapter 14 - Efficient Capital Markets and Behavioral Challenges

Chapter 15 - Long-Term Financing

Chapter 16 - Capital Structure: Basic Concepts

Chapter 17 - Capital Structure: Limits to the Use of Debt

Chapter 18 - Valuation and Capital Budgeting for the Levered Firm

Chapter 19 - Dividends and Other Payouts

Part V - Long-Term Financing

Chapter 20 - Raising Capital

Chapter 21 - Leasing

Part VI - Options, Futures, and Corporate Finance

Chapter 22 - Options and Corporate Finance

Chapter 23 - Options and Corporate Finance: Extensions and Applications

Chapter 24 - Warrants and Convertibles

Chapter 25 - Derivatives and Hedging Risk

Part VII - Short-Term Finance

Chapter 26 - Short-Term Finance and Planning

Chapter 27 - Cash Management

Chapter 28 - Credit and Inventory Management

Part VIII - Special Topics

Chapter 29 - Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestitures

Chapter 30 - Financial Distress

Chapter 31 - International Corporate Finance