Public and Environmental Affairs | Environmental Economics and Policy
V625 | 8620 | Richards

P: SPEA V517. The course develops the microeconomics-based
environmental policy paradigm and uses the paradigm to evaluate the
efficiency of current environmental regulations. The course also
explores the incentive issues associated with the design of
international environmental agreements and develops techniques
(contingent valuation, hedonic pricing, travel cost method) for
valuing environmental resources.