Stocks [Financial markets]
Shiller, Robert J.
Educação Superior::Ciências Sociais Aplicadas::EconomiaPresents a class about stock market. The stock market is the information center for the corporate sector. It represents individuals' ownership in publicly-held corporations. Although corporations have a variety of stakeholders, the shareholders of a for-profit corporation are central since the company is ultimately responsible to them. Companies offer dividends, stock repurchases and stock dividends to give profits back to shareholders or to signal information