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Infrastructure Financing - ITLS6501

Infrastructure is the backbone of every economy. Investment in infrastructure has the capacity to enhance productivity and generate growth, and has multiplier effects that are not only economic but also social and environmental. The cost of infrastructure projects, however, can be substantial and funding these projects represents a significant challenge. In this unit, students explore the distinction between infrastructure financing and funding and the challenges in raising private finance. Students are provided with an understanding of the principles of infrastructure finance and the use of special purpose vehicles and how to structure alternative financing plans. Students learn how to develop approaches to procurement and tendering and understand issues associated with the commercial and financial structuring of Public Private Partnerships.

Classes
9 x 3.5 hr lectures, 3 x 3.5 hr workshops.

Assessment
2x individual assignments (50%), group assignment (25%), final exam (25%)

Details

Faculty: Business (Business School)

Intensive July

24 Jun 2019

Department/School: Transport and Logistics Studies
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 19 Jul 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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