Metrics for Sustainability: The new goal of sustainability requires new metrics for measuring and reporting its achievement. This course covers systems for certifying the sustainability of products, processes, and firms. Topics include “triple bottom line” reporting, carbon footprint assessment, the Global Reporting Initiative, the ISO 14001 environmental management standard, and more.
June 3-28, online with videoconferenced class sessions Tuesdays & Thursdays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 10:00 AM (US Central Time)
Green Investing: This course trains an aspiring financial advisor or financial analyst in the methods of research and analysis used to invest in the sustainability sector and to create “green” financial products and services. Topics include the demand for green financial services, sustainability analysis for securities, screening for green mutual funds, and analysis and use of green ETFs and green derivatives.
July 1-26, online with videoconferenced class sessions Tuesdays & Thursdays at 7:30 PM and Saturdays at 10:00 AM (US Central Time)