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Kline, Bruce Richard Senior Instructor

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Research

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  • international finance, monetary theory, legal transfer pricing, corporate tax strategy, personal finance, corporate finance

Teaching

courses taught

  • ACCT 3700 - Accounting in a Global Economy
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018
    This London-based global seminar introduces undergraduate students to transfer pricing, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and the impact of foreign exchange rates on financial reporting. Includes an IASB headquarter experience and presentations from multinational corporations and public accounting firms. It also includes experiential-based accounting learning in continental Europe.
  • FNCE 3010 - Corporate Finance
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019
    Covers the theory and practices governing the management of capital in a business firm. Examines the determinants of capital requirements, methods of obtaining capital, problems of internal financial management and methods of financial analysis.
  • FNCE 4070 - Financial Markets and Institutions
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Examines the economics of financial markets and the management of financial institutions, both domestic and international. Topics include an overview of U.S. and international financial markets, pricing and risk factors, interest rates, markets for securities and financial services and markets for derivative financial instruments. For students planning to take FNCE 4000 and FNCE 4070, it is recommended that FNCE 4070 precede rather than follow FNCE 4000.
  • FNCE 4850 - Business Senior Seminar in Finance
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019
    Develops analytical and decision making skills necessary to address real-world business finance situations. Topics include financial analysis and forecasting, capital budgeting, valuation, capital structure policy, international finance, and financial ethics. Uses a combination of lecture and cases; team and individual work.
  • INBU 4200 - International Financial Management
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018 / Summer 2019
    Examines the financial policies and problems associated with firms doing business internationally. Topics include the foreign exchange environment, country risk, managing foreign exchange exposure, international working capital management, international capital budgeting, and international financial markets.
  • MBAX 6801 - Global Perspectives Seminar
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    Provides students with an in-depth perspective about a specific country or region outside the United States. The course can focus on a different region or country each time it is offered. If demand for this type of experience is strong, multiple sections of the course could be offered in a given semester, each focusing oa different region or country. The choice of region and the specific focus of each course would depend on the faculty member teaching the course. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours.
  • MBAX 6806 - Global Perspectives
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    Contrasting operations in US and China will study what changes US companies have made to successfully operate in the Chinese market and how US companies have influenced Chinese business operations. Reviews the history and present state of the interdependency between the US and Chinese business environments. Culminates in a 9-day trip to China.

Background

International Activities