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MAN 686 Responsible Corporate Governance

General Information

Lecturer Dr. Nicola Gesing
Examiner Prof. Dr. Laura Marie Edinger-Schons
Course Format Seminar
Credit Points 6 ECTS
Frequency Spring term 2022
Hours per Week 2 (in-class) + 15 (self-study)
Language English
Grading 70% Final assignment; 30% Group presentation
Formal Prerequisites none
Recommended Prerequisites General interest in the topic of sustainable business

Course Structure

Topic Date Time
Kickoff and Introduction to the Topic 28th April 2022 15:30 – 18:45
Group Presentations of First Reviews of the Topics and Feedback 29th April 2022 15:30 – 18:45
Group Presentations of Interim Results and Discussion 5th May 2022 15:30 – 18:45
Final Presentations 6th May 2022 15:30 – 18:45

Further Information

  • Brief Description

    Environment-Social-Governance – Governance is one of the three key pillars of sustainable business and the key to realizing positive impacts on people and planet. Various organizations have redesigned their governance to not only ensure responsible business practices, but also to incentivize and thereby shape the sustainability transformation.

    In this course, participants…

    • Learn about the basic concepts of responsible corporate governance;
    • discuss how corporate governance can support and enable an organization‘s sustainability transformation;
    • and engage in an discussion about potential future developments in the area of responsible corporate governance.
  • Application

    Registration/Application via Portal2 is required.

  • Contact

    If you have any questions regarding this seminar, please don't hesitate to contact sustainablebusiness bwl.uni-mannheim.de.

Updated: January 2022