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ECO320 Environmental, Resource, and Energy Economics

[3–0, 3 cr.]

This course introduces students to the basics of environmental and natural resource economics and the fundamentals of environmental policymaking. The first part of the course will discuss environmental pollution and policy solutions, the second part will discuss natural resource exploitation, sustainability and keys issues in energy economics. The course also highlights scientific facts that shape environmental policy debates.


Prerequisites: ECO201, ECO202, and ECO305