Explores the economic basis of environmental issues and policies. An examination of property rights, externalities and the common-property basis of environmental problems. Alternative policies are analyzed, involving such issues as air and water pollution, solid-waste disposal, hazardous substances, wilderness preservation and the protection of endangered species.
Prerequisites & Notes: ECON 206 or HNRS 209 or HNRS 254 or HNRS 202. Credits: 4 Grade Mode: Letter