Écoles, masters et doctorats / Schools, Masters and Doctorates / Enseignements / Teachings
sent an opportunity to better understand some of the fundamental aspects of the international legal order as well as the political underpinnings of the judicialization of international relations. Required reading : General bibliography :C. P. Romano, K. J. Alter & Y. Shany (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of International Adjudication (OUP, 2015) ; M. E. O'Connell, International Dispute Resolution – Cases and Materials (Carolina Academic Press, 2nd ed., 2012) ; C. Giorgetti (ed.), The Rules, Practice, and Jurisprudence of International Courts and Tribunals (Martinus Nijhoff, 2013) ; R. Mackenzie, C. P. Romano, P. Sands & Y Shany (eds.), The Manual on International Courts and Tribunals (Oxford University Press, 2nd ed., 2010) ; A. Zimmermann, K. Oellers-Frahm, C. Tomuschat & C. J. Tams (eds.), The Statute of the International Court of Justice : A Commentary (Oxford University Press, 2nd ed., 2012).
course is a framework of concepts and a set of cases and exercises, reﬂecting current methods of integrating sustainability considerations in ﬁnance. The challenges of today as well as possible future developments are elaborated in an inter-active and inclusive approach together will all participants. Course Description : Sustainability in Finance is increasingly gaining momentum, with more than USD 3 trillion of assets managed under sustainability considerations, according to the US Sustainability Investment Forum. The course provides participants with knowledge, insights, and experience necessary to be at the cutting edge of investing in a sustainable manner, aiming at outperforming the market. It shares the state-of-art in integrating sustainability into ﬁnance and analyses sustainability as a tool for superior ﬁnancial performance. The aim is to bring participants up to speed about current best practice in terms of sustainable ﬁnance and anticipate tomorrow's challenges. Required reading : “Sustainability a CFO can Love”, Harvard Business Review – April 2014.
SUSTAINABILITY IN FINANCE – HOW TO CREATE OUTPERFORMANCE
Semester : Autumn Number of hours : 12 Language of tuition : English
Opened to the exchange program
SUSTAINABILITY OF GROWTH IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
Semester : Spring Number of hours : 24 Language of tuition : English
Opened to the exchange program
Teachers : Hakan LUCIUS (Head of Corporate Responsibility and Civil Society, European Investment Bank). Prerequisite : There are no other prerequisites than the presumption that students are knowledgeable about the basic ﬁnancial evaluation methods such as Net Present Value and Internal Rate of Return Calculations. Pedagogical Format : Elective Course validation : The course will be graded based on (i) a group presentation [60%] given in class, (ii) a short comprehension test at the end of the course [30%], and (iii) class participation [10%]. Workload : 4 seminars of three hours each (12 hours).The workload is commensurate with that of a 12 hours elective in this masters program. 2 credits. Pedagogical Method : The primary focus of the course will be on presentation of current concepts and an overview of the wide spectrum of varying practices in the ﬁnancial world. The heart of the
Teachers : Paul COLLIER (Professor of Economics and Public Policy), Siyavash ESLAMILOUTIJ (Doctorant). Pedagogical Format : Lecture alone Course validation : Mid term ; Final exam. Course Description : Economic development is central to policy concerns. This module analyses the key political, social and economic processes which affect development, taking the perspective of a country which is initially poor. In the past decade economists have increasingly recognized that the foundations of prosperity are political : societies need polities that are both centralized and inclusive. No society starts with such a polity : the ﬁrst part of the module analyses what determines whether these features develop. The second part covers the social conditions for