PROJ_MGT 449: Economics of Sustainability

Quarter Offered

Spring : T, 6:30-9:20pm ; George Lytwynyshyn


This course is designed to provide the methodology for understanding, developing, and managing sustainability in an economically feasible manner. Key topics include costs/benefits of sustainable systems, value of ecosystem services, sustainable return on investment, natural capitalism (the business of sustainability), and contracting vehicles. It will provide individuals with the basic tools to assess, implement, and manage the ‘value equation’ of sustainability projects and programs.

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