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EVRN 550. Environmental Economics. 3 Hours U.

This course provides an overview of the theory and empirical practice of economic analysis as it applies to environmental issues. Topics include externalities (a type of market failure), the valuation of nonmarket goods, the practice of benefit-cost analysis, and the efficiency and cost effectiveness of pollution control policies. Most importantly, the course permits students to perform economic field research, using state-of-the-art techniques in a manner accessible to undergraduate students. (Same as ECON 550.) Prerequisite: ECON 104 or ECON 105 or ECON 142 or ECON 143. LEC.

Minor in Environmental Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/environmental-studies/minor/

Why study environmental studies? The Environmental Studies Program at the University of Kansas, established in 1971, is one of the oldest environmental studies programs in the country. The KU Environmental Studies Program provides a rigorous interdisciplinary education and stimulates exchange concerning the environment from natural science, social science, and humanities perspectives.  Learning Pathways , thematic areas of study that match student interest to the environmental expertise of our faculty, are a key aspect of our unique program.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Environmental Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/environmental-studies/ba-bgs/

The Environmental Studies Program at the University of Kansas, established in 1971, is one of the oldest environmental studies programs in the country. The KU Environmental Studies Program provides a rigorous interdisciplinary education and stimulates exchange concerning the environment from natural science, social science, and humanities perspectives.  Learning Pathways , thematic areas of study that match student interest to the environmental expertise of our faculty, are a key aspect of our unique program.

BA in Environmental Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/environmental-studies/ba-bgs/ba-environmental-studies/

...fulfilled by UBPL 538 , ECON 550 / EVRN 550 , EVRN 410 , EVRN 510 , or GEOL 351...

Bachelor of Arts in Global and International Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/global-international-studies/ba/

...EVRN 103 Environment and History 3 HIST/EVRN...Courses offered as: GIST 550: Issues in Global...

Bachelor of Arts in Humanities

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/humanities/ba/

...HUM advisor approval: ANTH, EVRN, GEOL, POLS, PSYC...of 3): 6 PCS 550 Classics of Peace...

Minor in Peace and Conflict Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/humanities/minor/

...6 GEOG/EVRN 371 Environmental Geopolitics HIST 314 Globalization: History and Theory PCS 550 Classics...