Wharton Business and Financial Modeling Capstone
Instructors: Richard Lambert
Instructors: Robert W. Holthausen
Instructors: Don Huesman
Instructors: Richard Waterman
School: University Of Pennsylvania
About this course: In this Capstone you will recommend a business strategy based on a data model you’ve constructed. Using a dataset designed by Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), you will implement quantitative models in spreadsheets to identify the best opportunities for success and minimizing risk. Using your newly acquired decision-making skills, you will structure a decision and present this course of action in a professional quality PowerPoint presentation which includes both data and data analysis from your quantitative models. Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for over 30,000 corporate, academic, government and nonprofit clients in 33 countries. WRDS provides the user with one location to access over 200 terabytes of data across multiple disciplines including Accounting, Banking, Economics, ESG, Finance, Insurance, Marketing, and Statistics.