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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Financial Decision Making in Hospitality Business

HT-MGT 471

This course provides students with a basic understanding of managerial finance concepts, tools, and techniques to help financial decision-making in the hospitality business. The overall goal is to help students use accounting and financial information to make sound investment and financing decisions for optimum management of a hospitality firm?s assets and value creation. Topics include valuation, risk analysis for capital budgeting, cost of capital, working capital and cash management strategies, raising capital through short-term and long-term financing, and investment practices in the hospitality industry.
Course Details

Fall 2021


Sep 1, 2021 - Dec 8, 2021
Atul Sheel
Base Cost: $1,446 ($482/credit)
Term Fee: $50
Start date: Sep 01, 2021
End date: Dec 08, 2021
Last day to add: Sep 08, 2021
Last day to drop: Sep 08, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Oct 28, 2021