Foundations of finance_global ed. by Arthur J. Keown, John D. Martin and J. William Petty
Author(s): Keown, Arthur J.
ISBN No.: 9781292155135
Pages: 548 Year: 201610
The authors use the “Pedagogy That Works” method which they see as deriving the success of this textbook .They endeavor to provide students with conceptual understanding of the financial decision-making process that includes a survey of the tools and techniques of finance. For the student, it is all too easy to lose sight of the logic that drives finance and to focus instead on memorizing formulas and procedures. As a result, students have a difficult time understanding the interrelationships among the topics covered and later in life, when the problems encountered do not match the textbook presentation, students may find themselves unprepared to abstract from what they have learned. To make it practical and better grasped by students and in later life, thus use the Pedagogy That Works. Follow on it in table of contents. The authors have divided the text in 8 sections: