2020-2021 University Catalog 
    
    May 27, 2022  
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECON 483 - Seminar in Resource and Environmental Economics


An advanced study of current resource and environmental issues. Explores the reasons for, and the welfare implications of, some of the pressing resource and environmental issues facing humankind today. Topics may include the study of energy use and its implications for local and global environments; the interaction between economic development and population growth and its impact on resource use and the environment; and the local and global implications of deforestation. The economic, scientific, and political framework surrounding the issues is explored.

Credits: 1.00
Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: ECON 251  and ECON 252  and ECON 375  and (ECON 228  or ECON 328)
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: None
Area of Inquiry: Social Relations,Inst.& Agents
Liberal Arts CORE: None
Formerly: ECON 428


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