Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

ECON 622 901 (CRN: 23700)

TRANSPORTATION ECONOMICS

Long Title: TRANSPORTATION ECONOMICS
Department: Economics
Instructor: Loch-Temzelides, Ted P.
Meetings:
9:40AM - 11:00AM TR KRF 125 (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
11:20AM - 12:40PM R KRF 125 (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: 4
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Must be enrolled in one of the following Degree(s):
Master of Energy Economics
Section Max Enrollment: 25
Section Enrolled: 10
Enrollment data as of: 12-AUG-2022 9:53PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Discusses transportation as a major source of energy demand in modern post-industrial economies and of future demands in emerging economies. Emphasizes that the demand for energy use in the transportation sector involves modeling household choices, economic growth and demographic transition, government decisions to support transportation infrastructure development, and the introduction of new technologies. Students will apply problem solving and analytical skills to perform calculations related to transportation energy and its environmental impact.