Finance and Entrepreneurial Activity in Higher Education in a Knowledge Society

Jun 21st, 2015
Studypool Tutor
Price: $10 USD

Tutor description

Entrepreneurialism is fundamentally about innovation and risk taking in the anticipation of subsequent benefits. Finance is a key indicator and an important driver of entrepreneurial activity. Neither the innovations and risks nor the expected benefits need necessarily be financial but it is rare for them to have no economic dimension.

Word Count: 25866
Showing Page: 1/100
Corporate Finance Terminology GlossaryAcquisition - the purchase of one company by another business entity.Acquisition of Assets - an acquirer purchases the selling company's assets.Acquisition of Stock - an acquirer purchases the capital stock of the target company.Basis Point - the smallest measure used for quoting interest yields.Blue Sky Laws- state laws covering the issue and trading of securities.Bond - a debt issued for a period of more than a year.Book Value - a company's total assets minus intangible assets and liabilities.Break-Even - the level of revenues and expenses at which a project would make zero profit.Bullet Loan - a term loan that calls for no amortization and a lump sum payment at maturity.Capital Budget - a company's plan for capital expenditures (acquisition of fixed assets).Capital Expenditures - money used to acquire or improve fixed assets.Capital Stock - stock authorized by a firm's charter.Capitalization - the debt and equity combination that funds a company's assets.Cash and Equivalents - assets that can be converted into cash immediately.Cash Flow Coverage Ratio - the ratio of financial obligations to earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization.Cash Flow From Operations - a company's net cash flow resulting directly from its regular operations.Collateral - assets which can be repossessed in the event of default on a loan.Commitment Fee - a fee paid to a financial institution in return for

Review from student

Studypool Student
" This tutor is great! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1821 tutors are online

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors