Economics 212 – Personal Investing


Offered online as a course for credit through UNM Learn
Dr. Philip T. Ganderton, Economics Department

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0.1 Introduction
0.2 Week One
Economic Basics
1.1 Life-cycle model of personal finance
1.2 Markets and simple market theory
1.3 Uncertainty and risk management
Investment Basics
2.1 Risk-Return trade-off
2.2 Corporate Finance
Asset Types
3.1 Bonds
3.2 Stocks, OneStocks, Two
3.3 Real Assets
3.4 Derivatives
Investment Decisions
4.1 Portfolios
4.2 Strategies
Other Topics
5.1 Retirement
5.2 Taxes