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Course WIW-RE-RE-K-7

Resource 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

We will analyze the depletion of non-renewable and renewable resources by the means of microeconomic models. For example, we will compare optimal growth-paths of non-renewable resources with suboptimal paths under missing property rights. Dynamic optimization will be an essential tool in this course.

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-RE-K-7]

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