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ES 312

Environmental Economics

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Also: ECON 381

Formerly: ECON 330

An introduction to the economic analysis of environmental problems. In particular, an examination of policy interventions in cases where market activities result in socially undesirable impacts on the environment. Topics typically include: externalities; pollution control policy; climate change; public goods; time, uncertainty and the environment; and trade and the environment.

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Prerequisites:

Undergraduate course in Environmental Studies offered by the School of Environmental Studies in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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