Skip to 0 minutes and 6 seconds SHUDDHA RAFIQ: Is your business affected by new environmental and sustainability-related regulations? Does your organisation need to respond to changing stakeholder expectations? How will your day-to-day decision making be shaped by new policies and legislations? This free open course will provide you the groundwork for learning about environmental cost-benefit analysis in business, and will set the scene for our full credit-bearing microcredential.
Skip to 0 minutes and 41 seconds Across these two weeks, you will learn about basic concepts, like scarcity of resources, opportunity cost, and static efficiency. We will also introduce various property right frameworks to categorise different goods and services and discuss some market failures in relation to environmental sustainability. These concepts will eventually prepare you for conducting an environmental cost-benefit analysis developed with industry partners in the full course.