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## STAT GU4281 Theory of Interest. 3 points.

CC/GS: Partial Fulfillment of Science Requirement

Prerequisites: At least one semester of calculus.

Introduction to the mathematical theory of interest as well as the elements of economic and financial theory of interest. Topics include rates of interest and discount; simple, compound, real, nominal, effective, dollar (time)-weighted; present, current, future value; discount function; annuities; stocks and other instruments; definitions of key terms of modern financial analysis; yield curves; spot (forward) rates; duration; immunization; and short sales. The course will cover determining equivalent measures of interest; discounting; accumulating; determining yield rates; and amortization.

## Statistics

### Barnard College

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/barnard-college/courses-instruction/statistics/

The Statistics Department Office: 1005 School of Social Work (1255 Amsterdam Avenue); 212-851-2132 http://www.stat.columbia.edu

## Statistics

### General Studies

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/general-studies/majors-concentrations/statistics/

The Statistics Department Office: 1005 School of Social Work (1255 Amsterdam Avenue); 212-851-2132 http://www.stat.columbia.edu

## Mathematics-Statistics

### General Studies

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/general-studies/majors-concentrations/mathematics-statistics/

Director of Undergraduate Studies: Prof. Mu-Tao Wang, 514 Mathematics; 212-854-3052; mtwang@math.columbia.edu

## Statistics

### Columbia College

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## Psychology

### Columbia College

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## Neuroscience and Behavior

### General Studies

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## Psychology

### General Studies

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## Mathematics

### Columbia College

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/columbia-college/departments-instruction/mathematics/

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## Applied Mathematics

### General Studies

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## Computer Science - Mathematics

### General Studies

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## Mathematics

### General Studies

http://bulletin.columbia.edu/general-studies/majors-concentrations/mathematics/

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