SemesterFall Semester, 2019
DepartmentJunior Class A, Department of Public Finance Junior Class B, Department of Public Finance Senior Class A, Department of Public Finance Senior Class B, Department of Public Finance
Course NameCircular Business Models
InstructorLIN CHI-ANG
Credit3.0
Course TypeElective
Prerequisite
Course Objective
Course Description
Course Schedule

Sep. 13 (Mid-Autumn Festival): No Class



Sep. 20: The Circular Economy



Sep. 27: Sustainable Development



Oct. 4: Corporate Sustainability



Oct. 11 (Double Ten Break): No Class



Oct. 18: Business Models



Oct. 25: Circular Business Models



Nov. 1: Natural Resource Management



Nov. 8: Waste Management



Nov. 15: One-Day Field Trip



Nov. 22 (Group Presentation Break): No Class



Nov. 29: Group Presentation A



Dec. 6: Distinguished Guest Lecture



Dec. 13: Group Presentation B



Dec. 20: Group Presentation C



Dec. 27: Group Presentation D



Jan. 3: Final In-Class Meeting


Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

TBA


Requirement/Grading

Grades will be determined on the basis of the student's performance in relation to a) class attendance and participation, b) one individual assignment, c) one group presentation on reviewing a Circular Business Model (CBM), and d) one research report.



Class attendance and participation (10%)



Individual assignment (20%)



Group presentation (30%)



Final research report (40%)


Textbook & Reference

 



1. Boulding Kenneth E. Towards a New Economics: Critical Essays on Ecology Distribution and Other Themes. Aldershot Hants. England: Edward Elgar, 1992.



2. Brears. Robert C. Natutral Resource Management and the Circular Economy. Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.



3. Burger, Philippe. Sustainable Fiscal Policy and Economic Stability: Theory and Practice. Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar, 2003.



4. Clinch, J. Peter; Schlegelmilch, Kai; Sprenger, Rolf-Ulrich and Triebswetter, Ursula. (eds.) Greening the Budget: Budgetary Policies for Environmental Improvement. Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar, 2002.



5. De Angelis, Roberta.  Business Models in the Circular Economy: Concepts, Examples and Theory. Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.



6. Ferroni, Marco and Mody, Ashoka. (eds.) International Public Goods: Incentives, Measurement, and Financing. Norwell, Mass.: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002.



7. Johnson, Mark W. Reinvent Your Business Model: How to Seize the Whit Space for Transformative Growth. Harvard Businees Review Press, 2018.



8. Lin, Brian Chi-ang and Zheng, Siqi. (eds.) Environmental Economics and Sustainability. Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell, 2017.



9. Osterwalder, Alexander and Pigneur, Yves. Business Model Generation : A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, 2010.



10. Wissenburg, Marcel. Green Liberalism: The Free and the Green Society. London: UCL Press, 1998.


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