Module Identifier EC33710  
Academic Year 2007/2008  
Co-ordinator To Be Arranged  
Semester Intended for use in future years  
Next year offered N/A  
Next semester offered N/A  
Pre-Requisite EC32410  
Course delivery Lecture   10 Hours.  
  Seminars / Tutorials   4 Hours.  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Exam1.5 Hours  80%
Semester Assessment  20%

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
On completion of the course students will:


The aim of the course is to give students an introduction to the sub-discipline of environmental economics and to introduce a planetary perspective to their understanding of other major economics topics.

Reading Lists

Ahmed M Hussen (2000) Principles of Environmental Economics: Economics, Ecology and Public Policy Routledge
Charles D Kolstad (2000) Environmental Economics Oxford University Press
David W Pearce and R Kerry Turner (1990) Economics of Natural Resources and the Environment Harvester Wheatsheaf
Richard Douthwaite (1999) The Growth Illusion 2nd. Green Books, Totnes
Tom Tietenberg (2000) Environmental and Natural Resource Economics 5th. Longman


This module is at CQFW Level 6