Course Descriptions

Course Synopsis/Sample Syllabi: 16_958_534-desc_659ba.pdf

This course added for first time in Spring 2017 as a required course for the Risk Management track option  bridges the gap  between 16:958:590 given in the first Fall semester and which establishes quantitative foundational concepts common to both the financial statistics and financial risk management tracks  and 16:958:536 given  in the final Fall semester. 16:958:536 focuses primarily on case studies, research and projects using redacted financial firm and commercial vendor risk management data and case studies. 16:958:534 given in the Spring bridges this gap by covering the analytics involved in risk management practice areas including market, liquidity, credit, operational risk management and risk models.