4-1 Discussion: The Buy Versus Rent Decision

Read the HBR case study Time Value of Money: The Buy Versus Rent Decision and calculate the best route for the graduate’s housing situation, developing your understanding of time value of money (TVM) concepts and calculations. Describe your assumptions, methodology, and results in your discussion narrative, and attach a simple spreadsheet supporting your analysis. This case study can be located in your custom textbook/case study bundle.

Critique your peers’ posts in relation to your own recommendation considering the assumptions your peers have made. Support your critique with sound reasoning and evidence.

Refer to the Discussion Rubric for directions on completing these discussions.