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ECON 311 - Economics of the Environment
Fall 2017, Section 01

ID #Subj#SecTitleDatesDaysTimeCrdsStatusInstructorDelivery MethodLoc
000050 ECON 311 01 Economics of the Environment
08/21 - 12/04
M
6:00pm - 9:20pm
4.0 Open Bellas, Allen
Location: Normandale Community College
Building/Room: Normandale CC P2806


Meeting Details
DatesDaysTimeBuilding/RoomInstructor
8/21/2017 - 12/4/2017 M 6:00pm - 9:20pm Normandale CC P2806 Bellas, Allen

Location Details
Offered through: Metropolitan State University.
Campus: Metropolitan State University. Location: Normandale Community College.

Seat Availability
Status: Open Size: 32 Enrolled: 24 Seats Remaining: 8

Prerequisites (Courses and Tests)
[ECON 202 - Microeconomics]
Restrictions
  • Requires minimum credits: 30

Add/Drop/Withdraw
Full refund is available until August 27, 2017, 11:59PM CST.
Adding course is closed. Dropping course is closed.
The last day to withdraw from this course is November 20, 2017.

Tuition and Fees (Approximate)

Tuition and Fees (approximate):

Tuition -resident: $910.12
Tuition -nonresident: $1,856.92
Approximate Course Fees: $137.88

Course Level
Undergraduate

General/Liberal Education Category
Upper Division Liberal Studies

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal
  • Goal 05 - Hist/Soc/Behav Sci
    • Employ the methods and data that historians and social and behavioral scientists use to investigate the human condition.
    • Use and critique alternative explanatory systems or theories.
    • Develop and communicate alternative explanations or solutions for contemporary social issues.
  • Goal 10 - People/Environment
    • Discern patterns and interrelationships of bio-physical and socio-cultural systems.
    • Describe the basic institutional arrangements (social, legal, political, economic, religious) that are evolving to deal with environmental and natural resource challenges.
    • Evaluate critically environmental and natural resource issues in light of understandings about interrelationships, ecosystems, and institutions.
    • Propose and assess alternative solutions to environmental problems.
    • Articulate and defend the actions they would take on various environmental issues.

Description
This course explores the economic aspects of environmental issues and regulations. Current incentives to degrade or preserve the environment are presented and the impact of present policies on those incentives are established. The tools of economic analysis are used to evaluate problems and suggest solutions.

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