From the Back Cover
The Revolution in Corporate Finance
has established itself as a key text for students of corporate finance with wide use on a range of courses. Using seminal articles from the highly regarded Bank of America Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
, it gives students real insight into the practical implications of the most recent theoretical advances in the field.
This extensively revised and updated fourth edition contains over two-thirds new material while retaining key original articles from previous editions. The new material highlights important recent developments and adds two new sections devoted to International Finance and International Corporate Governance. It offers, in one volume, coverage of the latest academic thinking, written by leading financial economists in a way that is accessible to students and corporate management. Major contributions cover core topics such as:
- Market efficiency
- Real options
- Capital structure
- Corporate financing
- Risk management
- International finance
- Corporate governance
and many other key areas. It will continue to be an indispensable and unique teaching and study resource.
About the Author
Joel M. Stern
is Managing Partner of Stern Stewart & Co. He is author of Analytical Methods in Financial Planning
and Measuring Corporate Performance,
and currently serves as Adjunct Professor of Finance at Columbia University's Graduate School of Business.
Donald H. Chew, Jr. was a founding partner of Stern Stewart & Co. and is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance.