As corporations have grown in influence, concerns over their impact on people and the planet have also grown – pushing sustainability, social responsibility, and the wider impact of business into the spotlight. Yet business is also a source of economic growth, innovation, and positive impact.
- Develop models for gauging the impact of business decisions on the environment, workers, vendors, and communities
- Hear firsthand from a variety of executives and NGO
This program offered through the Haas School of Business explores the interdependency by looking at what drives innovation in business, exploring the issues of sustainability, labor, stakeholder responsibility and impact from a business perspective, and assessing those same issues from the NGO and governmental perspective.
Haas’s Sustainability Summer in Geneva: http://poetsandquantsforundergrads.com/2016/07/18/haas-sustainability-summer-geneva/
Dates: June 19 – July 22, 2017
Units: 6 units
Language of Instruction: English