Sep 29, 2022  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENVSCI 349L - Economic Approaches to Environmental Problems

3 Credit(s) | Lecture |
Course can be counted for credit once

An introduction to the economist’s approach to solving environmental problems. The course examines applicable economic theories, then uses them to develop a framework for analyzing a wide range of environmental issues. Topics include benefit/cost analysis; measurement of environmental damages; and current government approaches to solving air, water, and solid waste pollution problems. ECON 349L  and ENVSCI 349L are the same course.

Enrollment Requirements:
Prerequisite: ECON 100 or ECON 101  or ENVSCI 122  or permission of instructor