Emerging Financial Markets and Investment module (BU52012)

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This module is designed to introduce students to the main financial issues confronting developing countries. In particular, the module examines the key and emergent issues in emerging market finance and investment. Topics covered by the module include exploring the concept of an emerging market and considering issues pertaining to investment in these markets, such as diversification and the barriers to, and risks of, investing in emerging stock markets. The module also examines the efficiency of emerging stock markets as well as emerging market financial crises.