ENVIRON 375 - Environmental and Resource Economics
Winter 2023, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Program in the Environment (ENVIRON)
Department: SNE Program in the Environment
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in ECON 471 or 472, or NRE 571 or 583.
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Enforced Prerequisites:
ECON 101.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 1/4/23 - 4/18/23 (see other Sections below)
NOTE: Drop/Add deadlines are dependent on the class meeting dates and will differ for full term versus partial term offerings.
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Description

This course focuses on the contribution economics has made in understanding and managing environmental and natural resource problems. The course will analyze the sources of environmental and natural resource problems using economic tools. Given this knowledge students will learn how these economic tools, through market based incentives, may resolve these problems. Finally, We'll take a look at real policies and discuss the challenges of transitioning policies from theory into the practical realm.

Course Requirements:

Students will be assessed through three non-cumulative exams

Intended Audience:

The course is designed for sophomore and junior economics majors, and for any student interested in environmental economics and natural resource economics. Background of microeconomics from Econ 101 or others will be helpful to understand topics about environmental or resource policies.

Class Format:

The class will be delivered fully in-person, with recordings possibly available.

Schedule

ENVIRON 375 - Environmental and Resource Economics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
29895
Open
5
 
32
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
1/4/23 - 4/18/23

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