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Principles of Utility Corporate Finance
Principles of Utility Corporate Finance
Public Utilities Reports, Inc.

Principles of Utility Corporate Finance

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Principles of Utility Corporate Finance responds to recent changes in applied corporate finance and accounting that have created both opportunities and risks for regulated firms. Written for regulators, attorneys, energy industry professionals, and students in all of these fields, Principles of Utility Corporate Finance provides a comprehensive examination of a wide range of topics such as cost allocation between regulated and unregulated entities, assessments of business and financial risks used to determine regulated rates of return, and the use and abuse of financial derivatives.

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AUTHORS: LEONARD GIACCHINO, PH.D and JONATHAN LESSER, PH.D

ISBN: 978-0910325-2-40
7 x 10 inches
Hard cover
604 pages

Table of Contents:

PREFACE
PART ONE: CONCEPTS
Chapter 1: Why Utility Corporate Finance?
Chapter 2: Regulatory Concepts
Chapter 3: Review of Mathematical and Financial Concepts
Chapter 4: Financing Regulated Utilities
Chapter 5: Key Concepts of Regulatory Accounting
Chapter 6: Measures of Financial Performance and Risk
Chapter 7: Measures of Costs and Their Applications
Chapter 8: A Primer on Setting Regulated Utility Rates
PART TWO: RISK, REGULATION, AND THE COST OF CAPITAL
Chapter 9: Comparable Risk
Chapter 10: Defining and Measuring Risk
Chapter 11: The Capital Asset Pricing Model
Chapter 12: Discounted Cash Flow Models to Estimate Return on Equity
Chapter 13: Capital Structure and the WACC
Chapter 14: Estimating the Cost of Capital in Emerging Markets
PART THREE: FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
Chapter 15: Options, Derivatives, and Risk Management
Chapter 16: Interest and Exchange Rates
Chapter 17: Utility Capital Budgeting
Chapter 18: Asset and Business Valuation
Chapter 19: Valuing Energy Contracts
Chapter 20: Selected Application of Valuation Techniques
PART IV: FINANCIAL OPERATIONS ISSUES
Chapter 21: The Uniform System of Accounts
Chapter 22: Key Utility Accounts: Concepts and Applications
Chapter 23: Depreciation
Chapter 24: Tariff-making
Chapter 25: Selected Topics
Bibliography
Index