Environmental Economics

ECON
250
Instructors
Goulder, L. (PI)
Section Number
1
Theoretical and empirical analysis of sources of and solutions to environmental problems, with application to local pollution challenges and global environmental issues such as climate change. Topics include: analysis of market failure, choice of environmental policy instruments, integrating environmental and distortionary taxes, environmental policy making under uncertainty, valuing environmental amenities, and measuring /promoting sustainable development.
Grading
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Units
3-5
Graduate
Course Tags
Legal and Regulatory Intervention - Electives
Resources, Environment, and Energy Policy - Gateway
Science and Technology Policy - Electives
Academic Year
Quarter
Spring
Section Days
Tuesday Thursday
Start Time
9:30 AM
End Time
11:20 AM