Podcast Host: Larry Schrenk
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Podcast Location: Baltimore, MD
Episodes: 5
FinanceBasics is presented by Larry Schrenk and is a series of talks providing a basic and informal introduction to various concepts and issues in modern finance. It will not, however, offer any ‘stock tips’ or specific investment advice. The goal is to inform listeners of the ideas, methods, history and concepts of both corporate finance and investing. The presenter is Assistant Professor of Finance at the Robert G. Merrick School of Business, The University of Baltimore ( which offers an online, AACSB accredited MBA program (

Past Shows

09/26/2006 | Download File 8.26 MB -right click to download

A Discussion of the Concept of Opportunity Cost and its Application in Finance (9:14 mins)

09/25/2006 | Download File 6.11 MB -right click to download

A Comparison and Evaluation of Simple versus Compound Interest (10:20 mins)

09/23/2006 | Download File 9.24 MB -right click to download

An Analysis of the Reasoning behind the Time Value of Money (10:20 mins)

09/22/2006 | Download File 11.45 MB -right click to download

An Introduction to the Concept of Risk (in Contrast to the Concept of Uncertainty) (12:48 mins)

09/21/2006 | Download File 14.18 MB -right click to download

A Discussion of the Nature, Use and Limits of Financial Diversification (15:51 mins)

09/20/2006 | Download File 7.25 MB -right click to download

An Introduction to the FinanceBasics Podcast (8:06 mins)


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