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Impact Investing and Sustainable Finance (FINC-946-0)
1.00 Credit
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Description:
Can an investment strategy focused on creating positive change in the environment and society also generate superior financial returns? What if the financial creativity that created the CDO (collateralized debt obligations) and ABS (asset back securities) was directed at the massive market opportunities in climate change, resource constraint and the bottom of the pyramid? How are institutional investors catalyzing these strategies? This course examines these questions. We'll bring into the classroom leaders of investment firms executing these strategies in sustainability-driven public equities funds, green real estate, energy efficiency financing, green fixed income, carbon financing and environmental services, and micro-finance and micro-enterprise.

Prerequisites:
None

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Academic Year Term   Session Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2016-2017 Winter 2017 10 Weeks FINC-946-0 Impact Investing and Sustainable Finance 81 1 Chen, David Tue 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Evanston Jacobs (101) N Confirm final deliverable with professor and syllabus.