This course provides an overview of the principles of environmental and resource economics and their application in policies, planning and resource management. It integrates environmental management and economic theory within a framework of ethics and sustainable development. You’ll examine economic dimensions of important issues such as pollution, species loss, population growth, transportation, resource extraction and climate change. Who knew that market failure could be so much fun? Carbon tax or emissions trading? – You’ll know
- Semester of offer*:
- Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
- Student contribution band:
- Band 2
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.
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