ECON225-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Environmental Economics

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020

Description

Economic theory and tools will be applied to the study of the environment and policy. In particular this course will examine how economists look for least cost ways of achieving environmental objectives even if those objectives are not set according to cost benefit analysis. This course will examine how market, incentive based regulatory mechanisms affect environmental outcomes and how the economy and the environment interact.

Pre-requisites

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00 John Britten 117 HP Seminar Room 13 Jul - 16 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00 Online Stream - students based in NZ 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
03 Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00 Online Stream - students based overseas 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 John Britten 117 HP Seminar Room 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 Online Stream - students based in NZ 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
03 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 Online Stream - students based overseas 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 A9 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 Online Stream - students based in NZ 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
03 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 Online Stream - students based overseas 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00 John Britten 117 HP Seminar Room 17 Aug - 23 Aug
02 Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00 E14 Lecture Theatre 17 Aug - 23 Aug

Course Coordinator

Jeremy Clark

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $822.00

International fee $3,688.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance.

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