Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

IP611
The Economics of Environmental Accords
0.5 Credit

This course first covers the economic approach to environmental and resource policy, focusing on the benefits and costs of reducing environmental damages. This approach is then applied to a range of issues including climate change, pollution and natural resource management. The course includes an assessment of the importance of economic analysis to resource and environmental policy-making.