ECON 3H
Environmental Economics - HONORS


Course Description

An introduction to the basic principles of economics and their application to problems of environmental quality and natural resource utilization. Topics covered will include market failures, sustainable resource allocation, environmental degradation, pollution, and a rationale of government involvement in the market-based economy. Emphasis is on sustainability and the importance of including the environmental impact into the cost-benefit analysis of economic activities. As an honors course students will be expected to complete extra assignments to gain deeper insight in environmental economics.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
25614 ECON 3H 1 M·W···· 01:30 PM-03:20 PM Monika Thomas S56

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-09-23 to 2019-12-13.


Course Details

Units
4 Units
Hours
Four hours lecture (48 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisites

Note
See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
Note
Not open to students with credit in ECON 3.
Note
Admission into this course requires consent of the Honors Program Coordinator.
Advisory
EWRT 1A or EWRT 1AH or ESL 5; MATH 212 or equivalent.
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