Can you share your recommendations for corporate finance if you have any?

A slightly more detailed version would be better:

For example, something like:

Advanced Undergrad: Varian's $\textit{Intermediate Microeconomics}$
Ph.D. 1st-year: MWG's $\textit{Microeconomic Theory}$

An example for corporate finance would be lke:

MBA-level: ~
Corporate Finance Theory-specific: ~
Ph.D. level: ~


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    $\begingroup$ The Theory of Corporate Finance by Jean Tirole suitable for grad students and advanced undergrads. $\endgroup$ – Bayesian Jun 26 '19 at 15:38
  • $\begingroup$ @Bayesian Thanks for the recommendation $\endgroup$ – Frank Swanton Jun 27 '19 at 0:04

frequent Corporate Finance textbooks are

MBA level -

Berk and de Marzo (2017) - Corporate Finance, 4th ed. (Stanford)

Advanced undergrad and corp theory-specific -

Grinblatt and Titman - Financial Markets & Corporate Strategy

PhD 1st year level - strictly articles from Journal of Finance, Review of Financial studies, etc, that empirically look at mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, debt-shareholder agency problems, etc. Seminars on the subject typically have participants play discussants of existing recent work.

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  • $\begingroup$ Thanks for the response! $\endgroup$ – Frank Swanton Jun 27 '19 at 0:05

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