API-135: Fundamentals of Environmental Economics and Policy

Semester: Spring

Credit: 4.0

Syllabus: Click here for syllabus

Faculty: Robert Stavins


Day Time Location
Term Start Date 1/22
Meet Day M/W/F 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM Belfer 200 Starr Aud (HKS)


Provides a survey, from the perspective of economics, of public policy issues associated with environmental protection and natural resources management. Lectures on conceptual and methodological topics are combined with examinations of specific resource and environmental issues, with particular focus on global climate change economics and policy.

Also offered by the Economics Department as Ec 1661.

Prerequisite: Introductory microeconomics.

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