Financial Innovation: The Convergence of Environment and Finance: with Richard Sandor
Lecture | November 8 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Sibley Auditorium, Bechtel Engineering Center
Richard Sandor, American Financial Exchange
This talk will focus on programs and financial markets that have facilitated the building of institutions for the minimization of transactional costs to achieve better air quality (e.g. US Acid Rain program and Chicago Climate Exchange). It will also discuss new frontiers and opportunities in areas such as water quality and quantity; and the application of new technologies such as blockchain to environmental markets.