Dorothy A Paun
Introduction to business concepts relating to finance, accounting, and international business in the context of environmental resource management. Offered: WS.
The professor, a former stockbroker, will discuss: 1) finance and accounting fundamentals; 2) corporate environmental and social responsibility performance; 3) stock markets and investing; 4) financial statement and sustainability report analyses; 5) "triple bottom line" sustainability assessment (financial, environmental, and social).
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General method of instruction
Lectures, video case studies, group discussions, and exercises.
No prerequisites. This is an introductory course about business from an environmental and social responsibility perspective. Both non-business and business majors take this course.
Class assignments and grading