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The search for value : measuring the company's cost of capital

Author: Michael C Ehrhardt
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Press, ©1994.
Series: Financial Management Association survey and synthesis series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In The Search for Value: Measuring the Company's Cost of Capital, Michael C. Ehrhardt analyzes the latest prescriptive techniques and models for determining the cost of capital. He provides a comprehensive framework for practitioners by detailing the various methods for accurately evaluating investment in projects, divisions, or entire companies.
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Ehrhardt, Michael C., 1955-
Search for value.
Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)756449622
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael C Ehrhardt
ISBN: 0875843808 9780875843803
OCLC Number: 28929446
Description: xii, 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ch. 5. Some Advanced Issues: Flotation Costs and Long-Term Projects. I. Flotation Costs. II. The Cost of Capital for Long-Term Projects --
Appendix: Capital Rationing and the Cost of Capital --
Ch. 6. The Cost of Capital for Regulated Companies: Utilities and Deposit-Taking Financial Institutions. I. The Cost of Capital for Utilities. II. The Cost of Capital for Deposit-Taking Financial Institutions --
Ch. 7. The Cost of Capital in a Global Economy. I. Globalization and the Cost of Capital. II. Measuring the Cost of Capital for an International Project --
Appendix: The Adjusted Net Present Value Approach --
Ch. 8. Valuing Strategic Options: When the Discounted Cash Flow Approach Doesn't Work. I. What Are Embedded Real Options? II. Why You Can't Estimate the Cost of Capital for Embedded Real Options. III. Valuing Embedded Real Options.
Series Title: Financial Management Association survey and synthesis series.
Responsibility: Michael C. Ehrhardt.
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The Search for Value: Measuring the Company's Cost of Capital draws together a large body of financial research related to the cost of capital. This synthesis describes the results and explains the  Read more...

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