Strategies for Sustainable Development

Course Code
STRATEGY 400
Hours
3 hours
Type
Elective
Offered
  • Fall 20
  • Fall 21

Strategies for Sustainable Development --- This course will cover the basic concepts by which corporation address important sustainability issues and offer content to prepare students for the cutting edge issues that are on the horizon. In the first category, we will cover issues like the triple bottom line, sustainability reporting, impact investing, the LOHAS consumer, the UN Sustainable Development Goals, sustainable operations and competitive strategy. In the second category, we will cover issues like the circular economy, the sharing economy, human rights, conflict minerals, alternative economies, and sustainable consumption.

Taught By
Andy Hoffman
  • Professor of Management & Organizations
  • Professor of Environment and Sustainability
  • Holcim (US), Inc. Professor of Sustainable Enterprise
Andrew (Andy) Hoffman is the Holcim (US) Professor of Sustainable Enterprise at the University of Michigan; a position that...