ENVIRON 531. Economic Valuation of the Environment – Nicholas School Undergraduate Programs
  

ENVIRON 531. Economic Valuation of the Environment

Instructor: Jeffrey Vincent
Curriculum Code: SS
Credit: 1 unit
Course Travel?: No
Prerequisite: Environment 520 or equivalent and Environment 710 or equivalent

Quantitative course with focus on economic valuation of changes in environmental quality. Covers theoretical foundations of major nonmarket valuation methods and, through a series of problem sets, provides opportunities to develop skills applying those methods. Also covers a range of regression methods commonly employed in valuation studies.