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EMBA 6060 Money and the Firm: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

EMBA 6060 Required Course Readings



The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Alviniussen, A., & Jankensgard, H. (2009). Enterprise risk budgeting: Bringing risk management into the financial planning process. Journal of Applied Finance, 19(1/2), 178–192.

Apergis, N., Artikis, G., Eleftheriou, S., & Sorros, J. (2012). Accounting information, the cost of capital and excess stock returns: The role of earnings quality-evidence from panel data. International Business Research, 5(2), 123–136.

Barsh, J., & Capozzi, M. M. (2008). Managing innovation risk. Strategic Finance, 89(10), 13–16.

Bedell, D. (2010). Shared value. Global Finance, 24(8), 4–5.

Bhandari, S. B. (2010). Ethical dilemma of nonprofits in the agency theory framework. Journal of Leadership, Accountability, and Ethics, 8(2), 33–40.

Bhatnagar, C. S., & Trimm, Q. A. R. (2011). Executive compensation, firm performance and risk in the financial crisis period 2006–2009: An analysis of NASDAQ companies. International Journal of Business, Humanities & Technology, 1(2), 72–78.

Bingham, C., & Davis, J. (2012). Learning how to grow globally. MIT Sloan Management Review, 53(3). 17–18.

Block, S. (2007). Are "real options" actually used in the real world? Engineering Economist, 52(3), 255–267.

Brooks, M. E. (2011). Management indecision. Management Decision, 49(5), 683–693.

Clifton, D., & Amran, A. (2011). The stakeholder approach: A sustainability perspective. Journal of Business Ethics, 98(1), pp. 121–136.

Das, D. K. (2010). Financial globalization: A macroeconomic angle. Journal of Financial Economic Policy, 2(4), 307–325.

Daum, J. H., Gunz, R., Luthi, J., & Morlidge, S. (2005). Beyond budgeting—breaking free from the annual fixed budget: A discussion between experts from Borealis, Nestlé, Unilever and SAP. Measuring Business Excellence, 9(1) 64–70.

Delong, T. J., & Delong, S. (2011). The paradox of excellence. Harvard Business Review, 89(6), 119–123.

Desai, M. A. (2008). The finance function in a global corporation. Harvard Business Review, 86(7/8), 108–112. Not available in the library

Dobbs, R., Kim, A., & Lund, S. (2011). Growth in a capital-constrained world. McKinsey Quarterly, 2, 82–93.

Dupré, A. (2009). Linking risk management to the budgeting process. CMA Management, 83(5), 16–18.

Erickson, S. L., Weber, M., & Segovia, J. (2011). Using communication theory to analyze corporate reporting strategies. Journal of Business Communication, 48(2), 207–223.

Fischer, A., Albers, S., & Wagner, N. (2012). Dynamically allocating the marketing budget: How to leverage profits across markets, products and marketing activities. Gfk-Marketing Intelligence Review, 4(1), 51–59.

Gupta, P. R. S., & Choudhury, P. (2009). Employee information needs and corporate responses. IUP Journal of Management Research, 8(9), 18–47.

Ingram, M., & Margetis, S. (2010). A practical method to estimate the cost of equity capital for a firm using cluster analysis. Managerial Finance, 36(2), 160–167.

Jacobs, M. T., & Shivdasani, A. (2012). Do you know your cost of capital? Harvard Business Review, 90(7/8), 118–124.

Jensen, M. (2010). Value maximization, stakeholder theory, and the corporate objective function. Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, 22(1), pp. 32–42.

Krishnamurthy, A. (2010). How debt markets have malfunctioned in the crisis. The Journal of Economic Perspectives, 24(1), 3–28.

Lafley, A. G. (2009). What only the CEO can do. Harvard Business Review, 87(5), 54–62.

Lehavy, R., Feng, L., & Merkley, K. (2011). The effect of annual report readability on analyst following and the properties of their earnings forecasts. Accounting Review, 86(3), 1087–1115.

Magee, J., &, Adams, A. (2010). Budgeting best practices. CPA Practice Management Forum, 6(7), 5–11.

Mahaney, R. C., & Lederer, A. L. (2011). An agency theory explanation of project successfalse. Journal of Computer Information Systems, 51(4), 102–113.

Scholleova, H., Fotr, J., & Svecova, L. (2010). Investment decision-making criterions in practice. Economics & Management. 1018–1023.

Thompson, S. J. (2012). The perils of partnering in developing markets. Harvard Business Review, 90(6), 23–25.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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