FINC624-23S2 (C) Semester Two 2023

Asset Pricing

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 17 July 2023
End Date: Sunday, 12 November 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 30 July 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 1 October 2023


An examination and analysis of theories and applications of asset pricing.


Subject to approval of the Head of Department.

Guest Lecturer

David Chapman (Visiting Erskine Fellow)


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Class participation 15%
Final project 35% Due in the last two class meetings.
Projects 50% Weekly.

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

Andrew L Berkin and Larry E Swedroe; Your Complete Guide to Factor Based Investing ; Buckingham, 2016.

not known; AQR Asset Management ; (Available as a pdf. download -- see course outline for link).

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,037.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance .

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