15.915 Laboratory for Sustainable Business


Class Info

Develops a pragmatic, action-oriented approach to sustainability: the alignment between healthy businesses, healthy environments, healthy societies, and an economy that meets human needs. In-class simulations and role-playing provide a robust foundation for understanding sustainability challenges. Cases analyze innovative strategies for sustainable businesses and organizations. Class discussions explore how sustainability is changing existing business models and market structures, how to develop sustainable management practices, and how firms can implement those practices successfully. Students apply the concepts, theories, and tools of the course by working with a host organization on a real management project during the semester.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.915 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by J. Jay and M. Amengual.

Lecture occurs 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in E62-276.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the 15.915 Class Site site.

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