Metromedia Broadcasting Corp.

Describes the market for high-yield, or “junk” bonds, with summaries of academic research on the risk / return characteristics of high-yield securities. Describes the role of Drexel Burnham Lambert in the primary and secondary markets for high-yield bonds....

J.C. Penney (B)

Penney assistant treasurer was to save questions considering various capital markets to finance modernization. This event, the financing terms available Penney for domestic, power, and zero coupon bonds. Euro dollar and yen debt and nondollar £ hedged questions and...

Mike Finkelstein (B)

After his successful turnaround of WTXX, Waterbury, Mike Finkelstein Odyssey Partners joined with a mandate to establish a communications company. From 1982-1985, he acquired three more stations, funding each as an independent partnership. However, the increasing...

Chaparral Steel (Abridged)

Examines a major capacity expansion proposal of Chaparral Steel, a steel minimill. Offers students the opportunity to evaluate the proposed extension in the context of the competitive situation, market demand, technological choice, and the demands of a global economy....

Entrepreneurial Finance: Course Introduction

Designed to introduce students to the topic of Entrepreneurial Finance and modus operandi of the course. Also included is an annotated bibliography. Designed to introduce students to the topic of Entrepreneurial Finance and modus operandi of the course. Also included...

Note on Financial Contracting: Deals

Describes the problems in the design and evaluation of financial contracts between users and providers of capital and between companies and employees involved. Introduced a simple conceptual framework and some critical questions addressed: 1) How is assigned to the...