Another great video series from YaleCourses on Youtube!
“How does our complex financial system fit in with the global economy? This course attempts to explain the role and the importance of this fit.
Rather than separating off the financial world from the rest of the economy, financial equilibrium is studied as an extension of economic equilibrium. The course also gives a picture of the kind of thinking and analysis done by hedge funds.”
“An overview of the ideas, methods, and institutions that permit human society to manage risks and foster enterprise. Description of practices today and analysis of prospects for the future. Introduction to risk management and behavioral finance principles to understand the functioning of securities, insurance, and banking industries.”
Interested in getting a crash course in investment banking? In this video, Co-Chairman Jeff Werbalowsky of Houlihan Lokey provides a humorous and detailed case study for a fictional company in need of investment banking services. For any one interested in, or for students who are considering a career in investment banking, Jeff offers valuable insight and experience into the inner workings, terminology, and everyday life of an investment banker.
Mark Cuban gave some advice to High Schoolers and College Graduates while at South by Southwest (SXSW). He voiced his concerts over the student loan bubble, the high cost of college, and colleges spending too much on administration and constructing new buildings.