BUS690A - Sustainable Venturing and the New Energy Economy

Semester, Days, Time: 
Spring 2018
Course Description: 

Interested in business impacts of Sustainability?  Need a few extra credits for your electives? Do you have a business idea that you’d like to think about from the perspective of social or environmental impacts?

This course presents entrepreneurs and  innovators  as powerful agents who can drive our movement to a sustainable economy and environment.  BUS690 integrates  intellectual  foundations  of  economics  with  entrepreneurial thinking and applied knowledge of the sustainable energy sectors.  The course viewpoint is from theory on the relationship between market failures, which are argued to be the cause of non-sustainable economic behaviors, and entrepreneurial opportunity.