Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018


MGMT 609 002 (CRN: 25240)


Department: Management
Instructor: Arnold, William M.
Meeting: 6:15PM - 9:30PM T MCN 316 (12-MAR-2018 - 18-APR-2018) 
Session: MBA Term II
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 1.5
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Program(s):
MBA for Professional Extended
MBA for Professionals
MBA for Professional Weekend
MBA - Executive Program
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Section Max Enrollment: 36
Section Enrolled: 23
Enrollment data as of: 22-FEB-2024 4:32AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: “Managing in a Carbon-Constrained World” focuses on the business challenges and opportunities presented by the fast-changing dynamics of climate change and renewable/alternative sources of energy - at the international, federal, and state levels. Consideration will be given to successes and failures of “first movers.” We will consider how to reconcile conflicts between the goal of a lower carbon future and the priorities of energy security and restoring a strong, sustainable, economy. The course will close with corporate responses to the challenge. The course is intended to benefit students who intend to pursue careers as leaders in industry, finance, government, diplomacy, international agencies, non-government organizations (NGO’s), media, or in academia. The course will challenge you to understand diverse points of view. A background in economics, finance, management, engineering, or public policy will provide a strong foundation, but other disciplines may also apply. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for MGMT 609 if student has credit for MGMT 612. Repeatable for Credit.