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Course WIW-VWL-ODN-K-1

Economics of Sustainability (4K, 6.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
4 K Lecture with exercise classes and tutorials (V/U/T) 6.0 CP 60 h 120 h
(4K) 6.0 CP 60 h 120 h

Basedata

SWS 4K
CP, Effort 6.0 CP = 180 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [1] Bachelor (General)
Language [DE] German
Lecturers
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Notice

Size of exercise classes/tutorials:
  • tutorials: max. 30 students
  • exercise classes: max. 150 students

Contents

Course Principles of sustainable economic activities (WIW-VWL-NHW-V-1):
  • Basics on economics of sustainability
  • Markets and their relation to the environment
  • Public goods and externalities
  • Evaluation of environmental goods
  • Basics of regulation of environmental goods: taxes and emission trading
  • Further reading on topics of environmental regulation

Literature

Self-contained lecture notes

Reading assignments

Exercise sheets and sample soutions

Book: Kolstad (2011) „Intermediate Environmental Economics

Requirements for attendance (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Course [WIW-VWL-ODN-K-1]

Module Name Context
[WIW-VWL-ODN-M-1] Economics of Sustainability P: Obligatory 4K, 6.0 LP