This course provides an overview of energy policy issues with an emphasis on the analysis necessary to frame, design, and evaluate policy remedies to energy problems. The course is intended for doctoral students interested but not necessarily specializing in energy issues. The course is offered in support of the Harvard University Center for the Environment (HUCE) Graduate Consortium on Energy and Environment http://environment.harvard.edu/student-resources/graduate-consortium.
Prerequisites: Multivariate calculus. Permission of the instructor required.