International Financial Management

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode EBB627A05
Vaknaam International Financial Management
Niveau(s) bachelor, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II b (en semester I b)
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam International Financial Management
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Describe the main theoretical ideas and concepts of the different financial disciplines that play a role in financial management within an international context
2. Recognize links between the main theoretical ideas and concepts in the different financial disciplines
3. Distinguish the main theoretical ideas and concepts in practical situations within an international context
4. Apply the main theoretical ideas and concepts in solving financial management problems in practice within an international context
5. Present and discuss solutions developed to address frequently observed types of financial management problems
Omschrijving The International Financial Management course concentrates on the accounting and financial issues faced by multinational corporations (MNC). The course aims to address the significant accounting and financial problems that MNCs may experience and propose methods that could result in possible solutions while taking institutional, cultural, and social aspects of internationalization into consideration. Specifically, this course aims to discuss:
(i) The reasons for accounting diversity across countries and its consequences on performance measurement and control of MNCs
(ii) Other critical accounting and financial reporting issues (such as inflation, consolidation, segment reporting, etc.) faced by MNCs
(iii) International Transfer Pricing (ITP) strategies and its managerial and ethical aspects for MNCs
(iv) The importance of multinational capital and operational budgeting in terms of strategy implementation and social responsibility for MNCs
(v) The role of foreign exchanges and international capital markets for MNCs
(vi) The foreign exchange risks faced by MNCs by referring to the transaction, economic, and accounting exposures together with potential methods through which companies can hedge themselves against such threats
Uren per week 6
Onderwijsvorm -hoorcollege ,  -werkcollege
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -schriftelijk tentamen (open en mc vragen)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator S. Wang
Docent(en) dr. L. Bellora-Bienengräber ,dr. S. Girdhar , S. Wang
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Printed Book: International Financial Management, 1st custom edition for University of Groningen, McGraw-Hill Custom Publishing (compiled by) Wang, S., S. Girdhar, S. Mukherjee 9781307582055 €  55,53
E-Book: International Financial Management, 1st custom edition for University of Groningen, McGraw-Hill Custom Publishing (compiled by) Wang, S., S. Girdhar, S. Mukherjee 9781307590432 €  55,53
Entreevoorwaarden
Opmerkingen contact: S. Wang (shuo.wang@rug.nl)
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Bedrijfskunde/Bdk  (minor Management Control) 3 semester I b verplicht
BSc Econometrics and Operations Research/EOR  (keuzevakken BSc EOR) 3 semester II b keuze
BSc Econometrics and Operations Research/EOR  (keuzevakken BSc EOR) 3 semester I b keuze
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  (minor Management Control) 3 semester I b verplicht
BSc International Business/IB  (basisprogramma BSc IB) 3 semester II b verplicht
Courses Exchange (BSc)  (Courses Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 3 semester II b keuze
Courses Exchange (BSc)  (Courses Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 3 semester I b keuze
DD BSc IB - ITB, Bandung (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Bandung) 2 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - KEDGE Business School, Bordeaux (4-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor studenten uit Bordeaux) 4 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - KEDGE Business School, Bordeaux (4-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor studenten van FEB) 4 semester II b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Yogyakarta) 1 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Jakarta) 1 semester I b verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (2-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Jakarta) 2 semester I b verplicht
Pre-MSc-programma’s FEB  (Pre-MSc International Business & Management/IB&M) 1 semester I b verplicht
Pre-MSc-programma’s FEB  (Pre-MSc International Financial Management/IFM) 1 semester II b verplicht
Wordt meerdere malen per jaar aangeboden 3 semester II b keuze