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This MBA module is about formulating business strategy with respect
to a firm's environmental objectives. This course rigorously explores
the foundations of corporate environmental strategy: the economic
principles underlying environmental policy and environmental law,
the managerial practices that respond to policy interventions, and
the environmental technologies that facilitate pollution prevention
and pollution abatement. Theory and practical applications are explored
equally. Students taking this course will gain an appreciationof the
complexity of designing corporate environmental strategy the the
presence of diverse and competing stakeholder interests.
There are no particular prerequisites for this module, although the modules on Managerial Economics, Government and Business, and Cost-Benefit Analaysis are highly recommended as they develop important concepts that are utilized in this module.