This course will offer a framework for education in the field of ecological economics, by providing a theoretical grounding in economics from first principles, therein exploring the fundamental principles of efficiency in the distribution of resources in society. Virtually all decision-making in the socio-environmental domain is affected by these principles. The course covers not only conventional (neo-classical) economics but also criticisms of this dominant paradigm. This course provides a conceptual understanding of economics and uses case studies to discuss applications in practice, by examining the principles of economics and how they might be applied to environmental and resource use issues.
Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.
Mon Jan 07 - Mon Apr 01 12 Weeks
|Jan 07 - Apr 01||Mon||17:30 - 19:20||DTC Rm. 464|
|Jan 07 - Apr 01||Online|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Winter 2012
ECON 7100 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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