175.868 Environmental and Population Economics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Introduction into problem formulation and formal modeling in environmental and population economics. Application of economic concepts and methods to nvestigate the interconnection between the economy and the environment and respectively the economy and population development.   

Subject of course

1. Interaction between population, environment and economic growth - a historical overview (demographic transition, environmental Kuznets curve)

2. macroeconomic modelling of the interaction between the economy and Environment and the economy and Population (exhaustible versus renewable resources, models with and without demographic age structure)

3. microeconomic concepts of environmental and population economics (external effects and market failure, public goods, tragedy of the commons)

4. environmental and population policies

5. sustainability of resource and population development

Additional information

 

 

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Fri09:00 - 11:0005.10.2018 - 25.01.2019Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Environmental and Population Economics - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Fri05.10.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri12.10.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri19.10.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri09.11.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri16.11.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri23.11.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri30.11.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri07.12.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri14.12.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri21.12.201809:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri11.01.201909:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri18.01.201909:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868
Fri25.01.201909:00 - 11:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 175.868

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed14:00 - 16:0029.01.2020FH 8 Nöbauer HS written06.01.2020 07:00 - 27.01.2020 07:00TISSPrüfung
Wed15:00 - 17:0004.03.2020HS 8 Heinz Parkus written05.02.2020 23:59 - 03.03.2020 23:59TISSPrüfung
Mon15:00 - 17:0020.04.2020HS 11 Paul Ludwik written01.04.2020 07:00 - 17.04.2020 07:00TISSPrüfung
Wed16:00 - 19:0024.06.2020GM 2 Radinger Hörsaal written22.05.2020 08:00 - 23.06.2020 23:59TISSPrüfung

Course registration

Not necessary

Curricula

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

basic knowledge of economic principles

Miscellaneous

Language

English