Richard L Sandor

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General Information

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Name: Richard L Sandor

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, Other;

Born: 1941 in Brooklyn, New York



Illinois Connection

Dr. Sandor now lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Richard L. Sandor is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Environmental Financial Products LLC, which specializes in inventing, designing, and developing new financial markets with a special emphasis on investment advisory services. EFP was established in 1998 and was the predecessor company and incubator to the Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX), the European Climate Exchange (ECX) and the Chicago Climate Futures Exchange (CCFE).

Dr. Sandor was honored by the City of Chicago for his contribution to the creation of financial futures and his universal recognition as the "father of financial futures.” In October 2007, he was honored as one of TIME Magazine’s “Heroes of the Environment” for his work as the “Father of Carbon Trading.” Dr. Sandor is a Distinguished Professor of Environmental Finance at Guanghua School of Management at Peking University and a Lecturer in Law at the University of Chicago Law School.

Published Works

  • Good Derivatives: A Story of Financial and Environmental Innovation, Wiley, 2012

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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Please contact Rafael Marques, and copy Dr. Sandor, as well.

External Links

Richard L Sandor on WorldCat

Richard L Sandor on Amazon


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