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Strategic Investment and Financing Decisions Syllabus
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Syllabus of JNTU Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Elective II - Strategic Investment and Financing Decisions Effective 2005 Session

1. Investment decisions

Project Investment Management vs. project management-introduction to selection of profitable projects. Evaluation of investment opportunities, basic issues, replacement decisions, traditional methods of appraisal and discounted cash flow techniques, equivalence of NPV and IRR, The case of intangible benefits and costs. Profitability Index and Excess present value Index.

2. Investment decisions under conditions of uncertainty

Discussion on risk and uncertainty. Risk Analysis in Investment Decisions. Risk adjusted rate of return, certainty equivalents, probability distribution of cash flows, decision trees, sensitivity analysis and Monte Carlo Approach to Simulation.

3. Types of Investments and disinvestments

Project abandonment decisions, Evidence of IRR. Multiple IRR, Modified IRR, Techroin, Robichek and Mordalbasso (TRM) solution in dealing with pure, simple and mixed investments. Lorie Savage Paradox. Adjusted NPV and impact of inflation on capital budgeting decisions.

4. Critical analysis of appraisal techniques

Discounted pay back, post pay back, surplus life and surplus pay back, Bail-out pay back, Return on Investment, Equivalent Annual Cost, Terminal Value, single period constraints, multi-period capital constraint and an unresolved problem, NPV mean variance analysis, Hertz Simulation and Hillier approaches. Significance of information and data bank in project selections.

5. Investment Decisions under capital constraints

Capital Rationing Vs. Portfolio. Portfolio Risk and diversified projects.

6. Strategic Analysis of selected investment decisions

Lease Financing, Leasing Vs. Operating Risk, borrowing vs. procuring. Hire purchase and Instalment decisions. Mergers and acquisitions in Capital Budgeting, cash vs. equity for financial mergers.

7. Financing Decisions

International Capital Structure. Modigliani Miller Model: Hamada Model of Market Risk: The Miller Model: The Trade-Off Models and Agency Costs: Capital Structure Theory -the Signaling Model.

8. Financial Distress

Consequences, Issues, bankruptcy, settlements, reorganization and Liquidation in Bankruptcy.


1. Prasanna Chandra, Financial Management, 5/e, Tata McGraw-Hill, 2003

2. Prasanna Chandra, Projects: Planning, Analysis, Financing Implementation and Review, 5/e TMH, New Delhi, 2003

3. Bodie, Kane, Warcus: Investments Tata McGraw-Hill, New Delhi, 2002,

4. Brigham E.F & Houston J.F., Financial Management, Thomson Publications, 2003.

5. V.K. Bhalla, Financial Management and policy., Anmol Publications Pvt. Ltd.,

6. I.M. Pandey, Financial Management, Vikas Publishing House,2003.

7. MY Khan and PK Jain, Financial Management: Text and Problems, Tata Mc Graw-Hill Publishing Co, 2003.

8. V. K. Kapoor, Operations Research, Sultan Chand & Sons, New Delhi, 2003.

9. Richard Pike & Bill Neale: Corporate Finance & Investment-Decisions and Strategies, 2/e, PHI, New Delhi, 2002.

10. Alexander : Fundamentals of Investment 3/e Pearson Education

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