Climate Finance: An Economic and Financial Approach to Climate Change
Session
Regular Academic Session
Class Number
24158
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Ugrd Stern Graded
Description
Climate change presents one of the central challenges of our generation, with a wide range of possible effects on financial markets and the broader economy. This class: (i) Thinks about the effect of climate change on the overall economy; (ii) Studies the risks and opportunities that climate change hold for firms and financial institutions (distinguishing between a variety of types of risk, including transition risk and regulatory risk); (iii) Discusses how financial markets can help transfer and hedge climate risk; (iv) Explores the economic and financial foundations of potential climate regulation; (v) Analyzes how climate risk interacts with other risks, such as the risk of future pandemics
Enrollment Requirements
Prereq for FINC-UB 77
Notes
Pre-requisite: FINC-UB 2 (Foundations of Finance)
Class Actions
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Johannes C Stroebel
Meets
MoWe 3:30PM - 4:45PM
Dates
09/02/2021 - 12/14/2021
Room
Bldg:KMEC Room:5-75 Loc: Washington Square
Instruction Mode
In-Person
Campus
Washington Square
Location
Washington Square
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Closed