Climate and Debt

Information Introduction

LAW9164
Section 1, Fall 23

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 20/21
Credits: 3
Days Time Room Start Date End Date

Wed

1000-1300 WB121

Course Description

Financing the climate transition is expected to cost trillions of dollars in the coming decades. This course will examine how debt markets are (and aren't) adapting to fund adaptation to climate change. Issues discussed will include green bonds, sustainability-linked bonds and loans, carbon trading, and other related topics. We will engage with academic and practitioner materials, as well as guest speakers.

Course Requirements

Exam Information

Final Type (if any): None

Description: None

Written Work Product

Students will submit response papers throughout the course (directly to instructors, not via EXPO).

Other Course Details

Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None

Exclusive With: None

Laptops Allowed: Yes

First Day Attendance Required: No

Course Resources: To be announced.

Graduation Requirements

Satisfies Understanding Bias/Racism/Cross-Cultural Competency requirement: No

Satisfies Writing Requirement: No

Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No

Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

Additional Course Information

Schedule No.: 123820848

Modified Type: ABA Seminar

Cross Listed: No

Concentrations: Constitutional Law , Public Policy and Regulation , Tax Law

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Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Friday, December 08, 11:59 PM

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