Environmental Econ: Quantitative Methods & Tools

Department Numbers
Department 1: 
EAS
Number 1: 
570
Description: 

This course develops the conceptual frameworks of microeconomics and environmental economics that are essential for an environmental professional. It also introduces the quantitative methods for applying the frameworks along with a Microsoft Excel toolkit for the applications. Topics covered include markets and market failures; nonmarket valuation of environmental goods and services; benefit-cost analysis; environmental regulation; and natural resource allocation.

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Credits

Minimum Credits: 
3
Maximum Credits: 
3
Pass/Fail: 
Pass/Fail or S/U optional
Graduate: 
Yes

Terms Offered

Fall Semester: 
Yes
Winter Semester: 
No