AEM 2500

AEM 2500

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Introduces fundamental economic principles and the "economic approach" to policy issues, and demonstrates how these concepts underpin contemporary environmental and natural resource issues and policy solutions. Subjects include valuation, benefit-cost analysis, policy design, property rights, and ecological economics. Uses these tools to explore major current policy issues such as economic incentives in environmental policy, air and water pollution, depletion of renewable and nonrenewable resources, and global warming. Two evening exams and three out of class labs.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note Enrollment preference given to: students in majors that specifically require AEM 2500.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ECON 1110.
Forbidden Overlaps Forbidden Overlap: due to an overlap in content, students will not receive credit for both AEM 1500 and AEM 2500.

Distribution Category (SBA-AG)
Course Attribute (CU-SBY)

View Enrollment Information

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15631AEM 2500  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: ECON 1110.