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Course offered by Professor Pedro Verga Matos, guest of the University of Lisbon

At the invitation of the Sustainability Graduate Program at the School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities of USP, Professor Pedro Verga Matos from the University of Lisbon will teach the discipline Research Seminars in Sustainability III, whose content will be “Investment Decisions in a changing world ”.

Spaces are limited. USP students from non-EACH Programs must apply for enrollment with the Secretary of their Graduate Program. EACH students interested in taking the course must register regularly by contacting the EACH USP Graduate Department by email ( The enrollment period is from 20 to 31 October.

The course is offered by the Sustainability Graduate Program, but its content is relevant to all areas of knowledge. In a world with growing global challenges, such as the environmental crisis or the difficulties in advancing the SDGs due to the pandemic crisis, investment decisions must be made in a reasoned and thoughtful way. Indeed, researchers and professionals are often faced with decisions in which the correct analysis and planning can be decisive for the success of a project.

The course will allow participants to master the concepts, methodologies and techniques necessary for decision making in relation to available resources, assessing the financial and non-financial impacts related to a project. The different perspectives (economic, financial and social) and expectations of different stakeholders (not only financial, but also community or environmental) will be considered.


Important informations:

Credits: 2

Offer days: 07, 09, 16 and 17 November 2022

Hours: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm

Portuguese language

Room 335 – Building I1 – EACH (presential).