ECON 4820

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

This class will focus on the role of the environment in the theory and practice of economics. It will make use of microeconomic analysis at the intermediate level and will incorporate real-world examples. It examines market failure, externalities, benefit-cost analysis, nonmarket valuation techniques, and cost-effective policy instruments.

When Offered Spring.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: undergraduate students.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MATH 1110 and ECON 3030.
Forbidden Overlaps Forbidden Overlap: due to an overlap in content, students will receive credit for only one course in the following group: AEM 4510, ECON 3850, ECON 4820, PAM 3670, PAM 5970.

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

Outcomes
  • Gain understanding of policies to deal with environmental challenges and their impacts on different players in the society.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: AEM 4510

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  5363ECON 4820  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: intermediate microeconomics course and calculus. Enrollment is limited to: undergaduate students.