Course Descriptions

HS 214F — Environmental Economics and Policy

Meets for one-half semester and yields half-course credit.

Introduces students to economic perspectives on modern environmental issues. Students study economic theories related to natural resources, with an emphasis on the strengths and weaknesses of economic models. Students learn that economic objectives do not necessarily conflict with environmental goals, and that markets can be harnessed to efficiently improve environmental quality. Usually offered every year.
Mr. Roach