This course will provide a comprehensive introduction to programming with Python, starting from the basics. Beyond confidently using Python, the class will focus on solving problems around Data Processing and Analysis. Additionally, we will discuss for what types of problems Python is the right choice and how to...
Instructor: Eszter Somos
Behavioral finance has gained enormous importance over the past several years. The previously held economic assumption that people always make rational choices has become largely unproven in practice. The course provides an introduction into the study of the effects of social, cognitive, and emotional factors on the...
Instructor: Laura Ipacs
This course is designed to help the students understand the important concepts and techniques used in Tableau to move from simple to complex visualizations and learn how to combine them in interactive dashboards.
Instructor: Ivett Kovács
The aim of this two-credit course is to provide the students with a solid understanding of the fundamental institutions, problems and solutions connected to the world of capital markets and in particular with the tasks imposed on the regulatory bodies in shaping and enforcing the related regulations in market...
Instructor: Tibor Tajti
Corporate governance has time and again been the subject of extensive scrutiny. This course will focus on the U.S. approach to corporate governance, control, and accountability. It will introduce students to the legal rules and principles, as well as some of the economic factors, that affect the conduct of productive...
Instructor: Charles Whitehead
Type: electiveThis course will enable students to select the right visualization form to their data and present them in a way to engage their audience. We will learn through exercise how data visualizations work, what are the best practices and how to avoid common pitfalls. We will cover steps of the creation process...
Instructor: Krisztina Szűcs
This is the key module aimed at discussing the importance of ethical behavior and the responsibility of modern corporations to society in the transnational business environment in which leaders and firms operate. Students will develop skills to link leadership issues to ethical problems and critically appraise the...
Instructor: Davide Torsello
Finance executives at all levels are expected to provide a key input into their organisations’ strategic decisions. It is therefore of utmost importance that finance professionals are familiar with the current trends in strategy and are capable of assessing the implications of finance inputs into organisational...
Instructor: Mark Walton
The course provides an introduction to the art and science of trading. Various timeframes, markets, instruments and analytical methods will be discussed. Success factors of automated and semi-automated trading strategies will be explored. Students will, in groups, design, backtest and forward-test their own trading...
Instructor: Ferenc Meszaros
The series of seminars will frame network and data analytics driven innovation in the context of team capabilities and dynamics in business organizations, in respect to the main themes of:Networks and Data Analytics as a Driver of InnovationCritical Factors in Start-ups and Emerging FirmsInnovation and Corporate...
Instructor: Davide Torsello
The old saying goes “I’ve been rich and I’ve been poor, but believe me, rich is better.” While being rich doesn’t guarantee happiness, the accumulation of money does provide financial security and is a worthy goal. This course takes on a hands-on, practical approach to help participants become better managers of their...
Instructor: Joy Chan
The aim of the course is to provide a broad understanding of the principles and techniques of Pythoncoding for finance applications mainly through the use of Jupyter notebook with intuitively visualizedoutput. The learning objectives will be achieved through discussing theory and solving tasks together.Following the...
Instructor: Marton Sebok, Illes Jozsef Farkas
A decade ago this course would probably appear unnecessary. Since the 1980s, policy-makers andopinion-makers alike were increasingly convinced that modern financial markets should enjoy largedegrees of freedom from governmental regulation. The common sentiment was that the ever moresophisticated financial instruments...
Instructor: Maciej Kisilowski