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Course WIW-RE-EE-K-7

Environmental Economics (3V, 4.5 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
3 V Lecture 4.5 CP 45 h 90 h
(3V) 4.5 CP 45 h 90 h

Basedata

SWS 3V
CP, Effort 4.5 CP = 135 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Lecturers
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Contents

Basics about economic analysis of climate change. We apply welfare economics to analyze markets subject to externalities, imperfect information, and public goods. We develop policies to maximize welfare (e.g. emission tax, cap & trade program).

Literature

  • Textbook: Perman, Ma, McGilvray, Common: “Natural Resource and Environmental Economics”, Third or Fourth Edition, Pearson Education
  • Examples & Solutions
  • Slides

Requirements for attendance (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Course [WIW-RE-EE-K-7]

Module Name Context
[WIW-RE-EE-M-7] Environmental Economics P: Obligatory 3V, 4.5 LP