Risk pooling class problem and solutions

The February 2nd risk pooling class problem and solutions (starting at the 33:13 mark in the recording posted at https://baylor.instructure.com/courses/132670/external_tools/1217) are available from the course website at the following URL’s: Risk Pooling Class Problem: http://fin4335.garven.com/spring2021/rpclassproblem.pdf Risk Pooling Class Problem Solutions: http://fin4335.garven.com/spring2021/rpclassproblemsolutions.pdf

Stanford study into “Zoom Fatigue” explains why video chats are so tiring

Fascinating article on the science of so-called “Zoom Fatigue”… Stanford study into “Zoom Fatigue” explains why video chats are so tiring A new study from Stanford University communications expert Jeremy Bailenson is investigating the very modern phenomenon of “Zoom Fatigue.” Bailenson suggests there are four key factors that make videoconferencing so uniquely tiring, and he … Continue reading Stanford study into “Zoom Fatigue” explains why video chats are so tiring

Official Finance 4335 Course Policy Concerning the Use of Excel for Problem Sets and Exams

In Finance 4335, students may use either Excel or hand-held calculators to calculate answers for problems that appear in problem sets and exams. However, in order to earn credit, students must show their work by providing logical explanations of how they get their answers, using properly formed English grammar, coupled with references to the appropriate … Continue reading Official Finance 4335 Course Policy Concerning the Use of Excel for Problem Sets and Exams

Finance 4335 – Decision Making under Risk and Uncertainty, part 3 Video

This short (less than 30-minute, at https://baylor.instructure.com/courses/132670/external_tools/1217) video covers, in its entirety, the Decision Making under Risk and Uncertainty, part 3 lecture note scheduled for live presentation on Thursday.  Unfortunately, the power outage caused by a severe ice storm in Austin during our class meeting that day prevented a live presentation of this material, so this is a recorded version of what … Continue reading Finance 4335 – Decision Making under Risk and Uncertainty, part 3 Video

Finance 4335 Honor Code – Based on Section III.C.16 of Baylor’s Honor Code Policy and Procedures

It has come to my attention that past problem set and exam solutions for Finance 4335 are available from one or more so-called “course sharing” websites.  These documents were uploaded to these sites without my knowledge or permission and as such, constitute copyright infringement and theft of intellectual property. According to Section III.C.16 of Baylor’s … Continue reading Finance 4335 Honor Code – Based on Section III.C.16 of Baylor’s Honor Code Policy and Procedures