Assistant Teaching Professor in Finance
Svetla Vitanova is an Assistant Teaching Professor of Finance at the Smeal College of Business, Pennsylvania State University. She received her Ph.D. from Brown University in 2010. Her research has appeared in Management Science. Currently, Svetla is teaching Financial Markets and Institutions, and Multinational Financial Management.
Empirical Corporate Finance
Ph D, Economics, Brown University, 2010
MA, Economics, Central European University, 2001
BA, Economics, Sofia University, 1999
FIN 408 – Fin Mrkts and Insts (3)
Functional analysis of major credit institutions; sources and uses of funds; impact of government regulation.
FIN 407 – Mult Fin Mgmt (3)
Analysis of the international aspects of managerial finance; emphasis on the impact of the international financial environment on firm operations.
FIN 871 – STRAT FIN MGMT (2)
Comprehensive course in corporate finance and the strategic implications of various financial decisions.
FIN 305 – Financial Management of the Business Enterprise (3)
Development of advanced practices of financial management and their application to decision making in business firm.