Environmental Economics and Policy

ECON
155
Instructors
Goulder, L. (PI)
Kissel, H. (TA)
Grasley, N. (TA)
Section Number
1
Economic sources of environmental problems and alternative policies for dealing with them (technology standards, emissions taxes, and marketable pollution permits). Evaluation of policies addressing local air pollution, global climate change, and the use of renewable resources. Connections between population growth, economic output, environmental quality, sustainable development, and human welfare. Prerequisite: ECON 50. May be taken concurrently with consent of the instructor.
Grading
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Requirements
GER: DB-NatSci, WAY-SI
Units
5
Undergraduate
Course Tags
Resources, Environment, and Energy Policy
Science and Technology Policy - Electives
Academic Year
Quarter
Autumn
Section Days
Tuesday Thursday
Start Time
11:00 AM
End Time
1:00 PM
Location
STLC 111