Professor Cheng Few Lee ranks #1 based on his publications in the 26 core finance journals, and #163 based on publications in the 7 leading finance journals (Source: Most Prolific Authors in the Finance Literature: 1959-2008 by Jean L Heck and Philip L Cooley (Saint Joseph's University and Trinity University). Based on the authors' extensive teaching, research and business experiences, this book reviews, discusses and integrates both theoretical and practical aspects of financial planning and forecasting. The book is divided into six parts: Information and Methodology for Financial Analysis, Alternative Finance Theories and Their Application, Capital Budgeting and Leasing Decisions, Corporate Policies and Their Interrelationships, Short term Financial Decisions, Financial Planning and Forecasting, and Overview. The theories used in this book are pre Modigliani Miller Theorem, Modigliani Miller Theorem, CapitalAsset Pricing Model and Arbitrage Pricing Theory, and Option Pricing Theory. The interrelationships among these theoriesare carefully analyzed. Meaningful real-world examples of using these theories are discussed step by step, with relevantdata and methodology. Alternative planning and forecasting models are also used to show how the interdisciplinary approach is helpful in making meaningful financial management decisions.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Business, Management and Accounting(all)
- Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)