In measuring economic damages, or in assessing business value, the economic environment within which a business operates is commonly a key factor. As economic conditions change, so too may expectations of a business’s future financial performance. This course will introduce core macroeconomic principals and resources to consider in assessing, or defending, the reasonableness of your projections.
Identify and explain economic cycles and their commonly associated business conditions;
Describe the impact of monetary and fiscal policy on business lifecycles and cost of capital;
Evaluate and differentiate the impact of national versus local economic conditions on a business.