普林斯顿大学经济系博士生金融经济学方向核心课程有两门，分别是 ECO 525 Asset pricing 与ECO526 Corporate Finance
2015年春季ECO526 Corporate Finance 课程由三位年轻的学者讲授，其中Atif Mian毕业于MIT经济系，其关于银行业的研究影响广泛，已经是 Theodore A. Wells '29经济学讲座教授；Maryam Farboodi是刚入职的助理教授，毕业于芝加哥大学经济系，入选RES TOUR,Stephan Luck波恩大学博士，访问普林斯顿大学经济系的博士后学者。
ECO526-FIN526_S2015 Corporate Finance
Atif Mian, Maryam Farboodi, Stephan Luck
Introduction to corporate finance covering theories and empirical evidence about principal-agent models of firm managerial structure, takeover bids, capital structure, corporate governance; regulation of financial markets; financial markets and institutions with a focus on asymmetric information, transaction costs, or both; dynamic models of market making; and portfolio manager performance evaluation.
Pre-requisite: ECO 525.
Atif Mian is Theodore A. Wells '29 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University, and Director of the Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance at the Woodrow Wilson School. He holds a bachelors degree in Mathematics with Computer Science and Ph.D. in Economics from MIT. Prior to joining Princeton in 2012 he taught at the University of California, Berkeley and the University of Chicago Booth School of business. Professor Mian's work studies the connections between finance and the macro economy. His latest book, House of Debt, with Amir Sufi builds upon powerful new data to describe how debt precipitated the Great Recession. The book explains why debt continues to threaten the global economy, and what needs to be done to fix the financial system. House of Debt is critically acclaimed by The New York Times, Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal,The Economist, and The Atlantic among others. Professor Mian's research has appeared in top academic journals, including the American Economic Review, Econometrica, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies and Journal of Financial Economics.