Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Environmental Economics

Economics 2212 Environmental Economics
An examination of the linkage between economic activity and the environment. Topics include the valuation of environmental amenities, market failure, optimal pollution levels, incentive compatible regulation including pollution permit trading and a comparison of policy in Canada and other countries.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Permission of the Department
Cross-List(s): Environmental Studies 2212
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences