Category Archives: Extra Credit

New extra credit opportunity

Here’s a new extra credit opportunity for Finance 4335. You can earn extra credit by attending and reporting on Dr. Tony Gill’s talk entitled “The Comparative Endurance & Efficiency of Religion: A Public Choice Approach”:

The Comparative Endurance & Efficiency of Religion: A Public Choice Approach

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 – 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Cox Lecture Hall
Armstrong Browning Library

If you decide to take advantage of this opportunity, I will use the grade you earn on your report to replace your lowest quiz grade in Finance 4335 (assuming that your grade on the extra credit is higher than your lowest quiz grade). The report should be in the form of a 1-2 page executive summary in which you provide a critical analysis of Dr. Gill’s lecture. In order to receive credit, the report must be submitted to me via email in either Word or PDF format by no later than Friday, April 12 at 5 p.m.

Extra credit opportunity (corrected)

Sorry for the late notice, but here’s an extra credit opportunity for Finance 4335. You can earn extra credit by attending and reporting on Dr. David Audretsch’s talk entitled “Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth”. Dr. Audretsch’s talk is scheduled for this afternoon from 4-5:15 in Foster 240.

If you decide to take advantage of this opportunity, I will use the grade you earn on your report to replace your lowest quiz grade in Finance 4335 (assuming that your grade on the extra credit is higher than your lowest quiz grade). The report should be in the form of a 1-2 page executive summary in which you provide a critical analysis of Dr. Audretsch’s lecture. In order to receive credit, the report must be submitted to me via email in either Word or PDF format by no later than Monday, April 8 at 5 p.m.

Upcoming extra credit opportunities in Finance 4335

I have decided to offer the following extra credit opportunities for Finance 4335. You can earn extra credit by attending and reporting on either or both of these talks. I will use the grade(s) you earn on your report(s) to replace your lowest quiz grade(s) in Finance 4335. Each report should be in the form of a 1-2 page executive summary in which you summarize and critique each lecture. In order to receive credit, reports must be submitted via email to risk@garven.com in either Word or PDF format by no later than Monday, April 1 at 5 p.m.

  1. John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship & Free Enterprise: American Enterprise Institute President Arthur Brooks will present “Love Your Enemies”. Wednesday, March 27th, 5-6:30 pm in Foster 240.
  2. Roy B. Albaugh Lecture: Ian Hutchinson, Ph.D., professor of nuclear science and engineering at MIT and author of several publications on religion and science, will present “Can a Scientist Believe in Miracles?” Thursday, March 28th, beginning at 4 p.m. in Bennett Auditorium (in Draper Academic Building, 1420 S. Seventh St.).

Mark your calendars – Finance 4335 extra credit opportunity!

I have decided to offer the following extra credit opportunity for Finance 4335. You can earn extra credit by attending and reporting Dr. Tom Hazlett’s upcoming talk entitled “5G Wireless and the Quest for Bandwidth: A Property Rights Analysis”.   Dr. Hazlett’s talk is scheduled for Thursday, February 7 from 4-5:15 in Foster 240.

If you decide to take advantage of this opportunity, I will use the grade you earn on your report to replace your lowest quiz grade in Finance 4335 (assuming that your grade on the extra credit is higher than your lowest quiz grade). The report should be in the form of a 1-2 page executive summary in which you provide a critical analysis of Dr. Hazlett’s lecture. In order to receive credit, the report must be submitted via email to risk@garven.com in either Word or PDF format by no later than Monday, February 11 at 5 p.m.