Explain the primary goal of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in 2002 and discuss whether or not this act appears to be effectively meeting that goal.
2. Explain what capital structure management is and give three examples of capital structure decisions.
3 Todd wants to start his own business and is debating between organizing the business as a sole proprietorship or a corporation. Explain the pros and cons of both forms of business organization.
4. Give an example of a potential agency problem for a corporation and identify means by which the firm can help reduce or eliminate that problem.
5. Discuss the basic types of financial management decisions and the role of the financial manager.