Principles of banking and finance

llsms2223  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Principles of banking and finance
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5 crédits
30.0 h
Q1
Enseignants
Langue
d'enseignement
Anglais
Préalables
None
Thèmes abordés
This course addresses the issue of consumer social responsibility in achieving more sustainable consumption-production-patterns.
The issues covered will range from ethical critics of consumerism (e.g. the recent scandal of Amazon destroying massive amount of as-new returned items) to the diverse strategies set up to foster sustainable consumption:
  • buying fair-trade
  • buying green
  • zero waste
  • sharing
  • recycling, re-using
  • simplicity, sufficiency & de-growth
  • local food networks
  • slow movement
  • consumer activism
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Moreover, based on some non-ethical practices quite frequently observed in practice, we will discuss the growth of consumer activism as well as the design and implementation of a sustainable marketing approach.
Acquis
d'apprentissage

A la fin de cette unité d’enseignement, l’étudiant est capable de :

1
  • corporate citizenship (1.1, 1.2, 1.3)
  • knowledge and reasoning (2.2)
  • work effectively in an international and multicultural environment (3.1, 3.2, 3.3)

Upon completing this course, students will be able to:

- Evaluate the impact of corporate and consumer decisions on, society, and the natural environment,Identify and evaluate the different forms of consumption behaviors and their impact on sustainability,

-  Identify and activate the social and psychological motivators behind pro-sustainable behaviors,

-  Explore the use of social marketing to plan and implement behavioural changes in consumers towards a more sustainable lifestyle,

- Propose solutions to marketing challenges with ethical and sustainability implications relevant for marketing management.

 

 

 

La contribution de cette UE au développement et à la maîtrise des compétences et acquis du (des) programme(s) est accessible à la fin de cette fiche, dans la partie « Programmes/formations proposant cette unité d’enseignement (UE) ».
Contenu
  • Portfolio theory
  • CAPM and consumption CAPM
  • Bloomberg Market Concepts ®
  • Financial ratios, credit risk, interest rate risk, etc.
  • Excel application of a banks' balance sheets
Méthodes d'enseignement
In-class lectures. Online forums. In class group work. Self-study at the Bloomberg terminals. Case study
Modes d'évaluation
des acquis des étudiants
For the exam session of January, we will use a continuous evaluation approach and  your grade will be composed of the following parts:
  • In class assignments
  • Bloomberg market concept test
  • Written test
For the exam session of June or September, your grade will be composed of the following parts:
  • Final exam
Bibliographie
Class notes and scientific articles. Please check https://sites.google.com/site/ianialeonardo/
Faculté ou entité
en charge


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Intitulé du programme
Sigle
Crédits
Prérequis
Acquis
d'apprentissage
Master [120] en sciences de gestion
5

Master [120] : ingénieur de gestion
5

Master [120] : ingénieur de gestion
5

Master [120] en sciences de gestion
5