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Applications of theory and methods in environmental economics

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The course covers the methods used to analyse different policy areas in environmental economics, including policy measures, efficiency, and environmental policy’s importance and development from a sustainability perspective. The course includes critical discussion of strengths and weaknesses of different analysis methods in a given context and policy question. The course includes both local and global environmental problems.

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The course uses different teaching methods to promote students' learning and discussions through: 

Lectures, exercises, seminars and written assignments.

The course focuses on the following general competences: 

Scientific methods, critical thinking, problem solving, oral and written communication, plan and manage time.

The following components are compulsory: 

Participation in compulsory seminars.

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Academic year 2023/2024

Applications of theory and methods in environmental economics (NA0191-30344)

2024-02-15 - 2024-03-19

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Course facts

The course is offered as an independent course: Yes The course is offered as a programme course: Political Science - Sustainable Development (BSc) Business and Economics - Sustainable Development (BSc) Tuition fee: Tuition fee only for non-EU/EEA/Switzerland citizens: 13090 SEK Cycle: Bachelor’s level (G2F)
Subject: Economics
Course code: NA0191 Application code: SLU-30230 Location: Uppsala Distance course: No Language: English Responsible department: Department of Economics Pace: 100%