Environmental and Resource Economics|
|Certificates: Environmental Studies, International Relations|
This course features an analytical study of the major theoretical and applied issues of environmental economics and resource management. Topics will include the fundamental underpinnings of externalities, alternative control strategies, uncertainties, long-term environmental concerns, and resource utilization across a finite globe. Applications will be gleaned from a vast array of issues including clean air and water legislation, acid rain, carbon dioxide and chlorofluorocarbons, global warming, and other global environmental change phenomena.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CGST-MN)(ECON-MN)(ECON)(ENVS-MN)(ENVS)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Tietenberg, Tom and Lynne Lewis. ENVIRONMENTAL AND NATURAL RESOURCE ECONOMICS, 8th Edition. Boston: Pearson Education, Inc., 2008.
Stavins, Robert N., ed. ECONOMICS OF THE ENVIRONMENT: SELECTED READINGS, Fifth Edition. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 2005.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Problem sets/ 1midterm / group presentations
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students who complete ECON 310 cannot receive credit towards the ECON or MECO major for ECON 210, or vice versa depnedong on your needs for major credit.
|Instructor(s): Keskin,Pinar Times: ...W.F. 11:00AM-12:20PM; Location: PAC104; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 8||JR major: 4|| || |
|Seats Available: 3||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 7||JR non-major: 3||SO: 3||FR: 0|
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