Jun 27, 2022  
Academic Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Academic Catalog 2021-2022
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ENV 333W - Environmental Economics


4 credit(s)
Environmental economics studies the role of environmental amenities such as clean air and clean water in the economic system. This course analyzes the problems of market outcomes when such amenities are not priced. The problems associated with estimating economic costs and benefits are also carefully examined. Throughout the course, the connection between economic understanding and improved public policy is emphasized. The course will include a lab section which will be devoted in large measure to experiences in the field. Also listed as ECON 333W .
Core Requirement(s): Counts toward core requirement: Sustainability.
Prerequisite(s): ECON 102 .



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