Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

ECON 480 901 (CRN: 23684)

ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS

Long Title: ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS
Department: Economics
Instructor: Hartley, Peter R.
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:55AM MWF FULLY ONLINE (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: ECON 200
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 15
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 30
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 15
Enrollment data as of: 12-AUG-2022 3:59AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
6-MAY-2021  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R TBA TBA
 
Description: Uses economic theories of externalities and common property resources to analyze how markets, legal institutions, regulations, taxes and subsidies, and voluntary activity can affect the supply of environmental amenities, such as clean air, clean water, and wilderness areas. Also discusses methods for determining the demand for environmental amenities. Cross-list: ENST 480.