Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020


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ECON 604 001 (CRN: 21194)


Department: Economics
Instructor: Medlock, Kenneth
8:30AM - 9:20AM R (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
10:00AM - 10:50AM MWF (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 4
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Must be enrolled in one of the following Degree(s):
Master of Energy Economics
Section Max Enrollment: 35
Section Enrolled: 24
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 35
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 25
Enrollment data as of: 20-JUN-2024 11:31AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: Explores a variety of topics in energy modeling and energy data analysis. Topics include optimal extraction of depletable resources, game theoretic approaches to OPEC behavior, national oil company behavior, models of storable energy commodities and energy demand by end-use sector, energy security and fundamental drivers of commodity prices. This course tasks students to expand on the dynamic optimization problems and econometric techniques applied to energy economics. Cross-list: ECON 547. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ECON 604 if student has credit for ECON 547.