POLS 375 Environmental Economics, Law and Public Policy Development

Students in this course will be introduced to environmental decision-making scenarios using case studies, legislation, state and federal law and policy. This course will also introduce the students to the tools and concepts used by economists to understand environmental problems and the economic impact of environmental pollution and other problems. Prerequisite: Three hours of ECON or POLS coursework and ENGL 120 - College Composition II or ENGL 121H - Honors Composition II. This course is part of the university's Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing in the Disciplines program. Cross-listed with BIOL 375. Spring, even years.