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Concepts in Enviro and Resource Economics - AREC2003

Year - 2018

This unit builds on the concepts in microeconomics to provide insights into efficient and sustainable resource management. The primary focus of this unit is analytical. Emphasis is placed on the importance of property rights structures, cost-effective regulations and dynamic considerations in managing natural resource stocks and environmental assets. Some introductory material on economic valuation of environmental assets and benefit cost analysis is included.

Classes
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
1x50min Mid-semster test (20%), 2x1000wd Assignments (30%), 1x2hr Final Exam (50%)

Pre-requisites

ECON1001 or ECON1040 or AGEC1006 or AGEC1102

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Economics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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