Courses & Units

Environmental Finance BEA704

Introduction

Financing of environmental concerns, such as climate change, is an increasingly important aspect of the international policy agenda. This unit covers the different types of economic and financial instruments relevant to current and proposed markets in ecosystem services. It includes the theory and application of market-based instrument to manage natural resources, as well as debt, equity and derivative markets to ecosystem and environmental risk securitisation. The unit will test your thinking and application of a variety of economic and financial knowledge to the financing and development of markets for ecosystem services.

Summary

Unit name Environmental Finance
Unit code BEA704
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Economics and Finance
Coordinator

Assoc Prof Darla Hatton-MacDonald

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

This unit is taught entirely online.

Assessment

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