A Spiral Approach to Financial Mathematics
  • Author : Nathan Tintle
  • Release Date : 15 June 2018
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 612
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128017593

Download or read book entitled A Spiral Approach to Financial Mathematics written by Nathan Tintle and published by Academic Press online. This book was released on 15 June 2018 with total pages 612. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A Spiral Approach to Financial Mathematics lays a foundation of intuitive analysis of financial concepts early in the course, followed by a more detailed and nuanced treatment in later chapters. It introduces major financial concepts through real situations, integrates active learning, student focused explorations and examples with Excel spreadsheets and straightforward financial calculations. It is organized so sections can be read independently or through in-class guided-discovery activities and/or interactive lectures. Focusing on conceptual understanding to maximize comprehension and retention, using modern financial analysis tools and utilizing active learning, the book offers a modern approach that eliminates tedious and time-consuming calculations initially without underestimating the ability of readers. Covers FM Exam topics Includes Excel spreadsheets that enable the execution of financial transactions Presents a spiral, active learning pedagogical strategy that accentuates key concepts and reinforces intuitive learning