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What should be the primary objective of managers?
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Do firms have any responsibilities to society at large?
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Is stock price maximization good or bad for society?
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Should firms behave ethically?
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The real riskfree rate of interest is 3 percent. Inflation is expected to be 2 percent this year and 4 percent during the next 2 years. Assume that the maturity risk premium is zero. What is the yield on 2year Treasury securities? What is the yield on 3year Treasury securities?
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A Treasury bond that matures in 10 years has a yield of 6 percent. A 10year corporate bond has a yield of 8 percent. Assume that the liquidity premium on the corporate bond is 0.5 percent. What is the default risk premium on the corporate bond?
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The real riskfree rate is 3 percent, and inflation is expected to be 3 percent for the next 2 years. A 2year Treasury security yields 6.2 percent. What is the maturity risk premium for the 2year security?
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The real riskfree rate is 3 percent. Inflation is expected to be 3 percent this year, 4 percent next year, and then 3.5 percent thereafter. The maturity risk premium is estimated to be 0.0005 = (t = 1), where t = number of years to maturity. What is the nominal interest rate on a 7year Treasury security?
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Assume that the real riskfree rate, r*, is 3 percent and that inflation is expected to be 8 percent in Year 1, 5 percent in Year 2, and 4 percent thereafter. Assume also that all Treasury securities are highly liquid and free of default risk. If 2year and 5year Treasury notes both yield 10 percent, what is the difference in the maturit
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Due to a recession, the inflation rate expected for the coming year is only 3 percent. However, the inflation rate in Year 2 and thereafter is expected to be constant at some level above 3 percent. Assume that the real riskfree rate is r* _ 2% for all maturities and that there are no maturity premiums. If 3year Treasury notes yield 2 pe
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