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267.707 Economics of the environment
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2005W, VO, 1.0h, 1.5EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Economic activities constitute a mayor cause of environmental degradation, raising the question whether mankind will survive or not. The objective of this course is to provide an introduction to the necessary interaction between Ecology, Economics and Policy in order to find solutions for the urging environmental problems.

Subject of course

The course consists of an introduction to classical environmental economics (resource economics and economics of external effects) and environmental policy (objectives, principles and instruments of environmental policy): Also alternatives like ecological economics will be considered. Furthermore classical economic evaluation methods like cost-benefit analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis, multi criteria decision analysis, as well as non economic alternatives like lifecycle assessment, MIPS, ecological footprint etc. will be introduced


  • Pierrard, Roger


Course dates

Fri10:15 - 12:0004.11.2005 - 16.12.2005Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Fri10:00 - 11:0013.01.2006Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Economics of the environment - Single appointments
Fri04.11.200510:15 - 12:00Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Fri11.11.200510:15 - 12:00Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Fri18.11.200510:15 - 12:00Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Fri25.11.200510:15 - 12:00Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Fri02.12.200510:15 - 12:00Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Fri09.12.200510:15 - 12:00Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Fri16.12.200510:15 - 12:00Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Fri13.01.200610:00 - 11:00Seminarraum 1/3 OPG PIERRARD
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

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Course registration

Not necessary


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