Catalogue 2018 - 2019

EC 374 Environmental Economics

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

EC 101 or EC 111 or EC 117.

Course Description

This course examines the economic aspects of current environmental and natural resource issues. The problems of pollution control and resource management are examined from an economic perspective. Other topics may include the global population problem; energy dependence and the economy; the economics of recycling; and the impact of environmental policy on growth, jobs, and the quality of life.

Notes

Formerly EC 274

Distribution

MR

Offered

in alternate years.

Fee