4 edition of **theory of financial markets and information** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1987**
by North Holland in New York
.

Written in English

- Finance -- Mathematical models.,
- Capital market -- Mathematical models.,
- Money market -- Mathematical models.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | James A. Ohlson. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | HG173 .O34 1987 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xiii, 181 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 181 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL2380517M |

ISBN 10 | 0444011617 |

LC Control Number | 87009100 |

not explained by differences in information. 1. The Main Issues in Finance Asset Pricing The focus of Keynesian macroeconomics on uncertainty and the operation of financial markets led to the development of frameworks for analyzing risk. Keynes () and Hicks () took account of risk by adding a risk premium to the interest rate. the Efficient Market Theory, the Dividend Discount Model, the Arbitrage Pricing Theory, and the theories about agency costs and information signaling. Nevertheless, individual instructors still have to determine the extent and depth of coverage, the level of difficulty, and the philosophy of addressing the issues.

Aspirin Count Theory: A market theory that states stock prices and aspirin production are inversely related. The Aspirin count theory is a lagging indicator and actually hasn't been formally. A presentation of classical asset pricing theory, this textbook is the only one to address the economic foundations of financial markets theory from a mathematically rigorous standpoint and to offer Read more.

A financial market is a market in which people trade financial securities and derivatives at low transaction of the securities include stocks and bonds, and precious metals.. The term "market" is sometimes used for what are more strictly exchanges, organizations that facilitate the trade in financial securities, e.g., a stock exchange or commodity exchange. These authorities tend to advocate the notion of self-regulation as the best guide to policy-making in financial systems. The chapter then traces the influence of these two modes of regulatory theory in the historic records of the U.S., UK and Australia from Post World War II through the financial deregulation of the s.

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