NQF credits: 30
Fifth year status‚ second semester‚ two double lectures and one double tut per week.
Course co–ordinator: A Professor I Woolard
Entrance requirements: Honours in Economics or at the discretion of the Head of Department.
The course consists of a mixture of lectures‚ readings‚ seminars and practical/problem solving sessions. It combines theoretical analysis with discussions on specific environmental policies as applied to climate change‚ biodiversity‚ renewable and non–renewable resources. It is intended to familiarise students with important contributions of the theoretical and applied literature as well as current research in environmental and resource economics. Finally‚ the course provides students with a better understanding of current debates and issues in the environmental field.
DP requirements: None.
Assessment: Assignments‚ tests and examination count for 100%.
Last updated : 18 Jun 2014