ESP 212B

Course Title: 
Environmental Policy Evaluation

Lecture—2 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s); Seminar—2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): (STA 108 or ARE 106); ARE 176; Intermediate microeconomics (e.g., ECN 100); policy analysis (e.g., ESP 168A or the equivalent). Method and practice, philosophical basis, and political role of policy analysis. Reviews basic concepts from economic theory; how and why environmental problems emerge in a market economy; and tools necessary for solving environmental problems. (Same course as ECL 212B and ENV 200B.) Effective: 2018 Winter Quarter.