|Semester||Spring Semester, 2020|
|Department||Junior Class A, Department of Public Finance Junior Class B, Department of Public Finance Senior Class A, Department of Public Finance Senior Class B, Department of Public Finance|
|Course Name||Warren Buffett's Investment Methodology|
(Subject to change)
Feb. 20: Finance and Investing
Feb. 27: Common Stocks
Mar. 5: Mergers and Acquisitions
Mar. 12: Buffett's Value Investing Rules
Mar. 19: BrkB
Mar. 26: BrkA
Apr. 2: No Class (National Holiday)
Apr. 9: Corporate Governance and Sustainability
Apr. 16: MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company
Apr. 23: Mid-term Report
Apr. 30: Clayton Homes
May 7: RC Willey
May 14: Acme Brick
May 21: Taxation
May 28: Accounting Shenanigans
Jun. 4: Group Reports
Jun. 11: Group Reports
Jun. 18: Group Reports
Grades will be determined on the basis of the student's performance in relation to a) class attendance and participation, b) one individual assignment, c) one group presentation on reviewing a Berkshire Hathaway company, and d) one research report.
Class attendance and participation (10%)
Individual assignment (20%)
Group presentation (30%)
Final research report (40%)
|Textbook & Reference|
(A) Cunningham, Lawrence A. The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America. Fourth Edition. 2015. (ISBN: 978-1-61163-758-8)
(B) Ross, Stephen A., Randolph W. Westerfield, and Bradford D. Jordan. Essentials of Corporate Finance. 10th ed., 2020. McGraw-Hill.
1. Brears, Robert C. Natutral Resource Management and the Circular Economy. Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.
2. De Angelis, Roberta. Business Models in the Circular Economy: Concepts, Examples and Theory. Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.
3. Lin, Brian Chi-ang and Zheng, Siqi. (eds.) Environmental Economics and Sustainability. Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell, 2017.
4. Osterwalder, Alexander and Pigneur, Yves. Business Model Generation : A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, 2010.
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