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, ECON 140, or ECON 142. LEC.

Minor in Environmental Studies


...Satisfied by: EVRN 460 Field Ecology Environmental Economics. Satisfied by: ECON/EVRN 550 Environmental Economics...

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Environmental Studies


...ECON/EVRN 550 Environmental Economics EVRN 410 Environmental Applications of Geographic Information Systems EVRN 510...

BA in 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


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

Bachelor of Arts in Humanities


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

Minor in Peace and Conflict Studies


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