EF3040 - Economics of Environment

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Economics and Finance
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course introduces basic economic concepts and analyses which are relevant to environmental economics. They include the fundamentals of how markets work, the interaction between market activity and the natural environment, the occurrence of environmental problems when the markets fail, and government intervention in market failure.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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