|ECON5755||Environmental Economics II||3 ch (3C)|
Applies economic theory to real-world environmental issues. The theory of environmental externalities is first explored. Then various applications are introduced such as environmental valuation techniques, computable general equilibrium modeling, and environmental accounting procedures. Such environmental issues as deforestation, urban air pollution, and water pollution will be covered.
Prerequisite: ECON 3755 or permission of the instructor.