Environmental Economics

In this course, you will have the opportunity to explore and research issues relating to the impact of environmental issues, challenges, and policies, on both a local and global scale. This is an interdisciplinary course which looks at environmental issues principally from an Economic perspective. At the same time, it includes the perspectives of other disciplines such as Sociology, Psychology, Architectural technology, and Hospitality management which are introduced throughout the semester by invited guest lecturers.

In the course, you will have the opportunity to conduct research on a wide range of environmental topics that have an economic impact on society. Your semester research projects will be guided by a specific question or problem that will be explored in depth.