Environmental Finance and Social Impact
This course will provide students a thorough understanding of how key environmental challenges can be addressed through innovative financing and investment strategies. Topics will include an overview of the main financial instruments and the key thematic areas of the growing field of environmental finance. Students will be introduced to instruments, structures and investment approaches to achieving positive environmental outcomes and impact including, but not limited to private market investments, renewables, climate and green bonds, water investments, and conservation finance.
CORE-GP 1021; PADM-GP 2311 recommended