Wek 1 discussion

Capital Formation (graded)

Discuss capital formation as it relates to the
business form and the life cycle of businesses.

Fiscal Policies (graded)

Taxation is a cost that all profitable business
must address whether directly (C-Corp) or by its owners (S-Corp., Sole
Proprietorship, Partnership or Limited Liability Corporation). Discuss how tax
policy influence, positively and negatively, the operation of a business firm.

Week 2 discussion

Analysis of Financial Statements

Discuss how a financial manager can use financial
ratios to make good business decisions.

TVM (graded)

Discuss why business managers would want to express
future cash flows in today’s dollar. How would this facilitate business
decision making?