This course provides an overview of the principles of environmental economics and their application in policies, planning, and resource management. It integrates environmental management and economic theory within a framework of sustainable development. You'll learn fundamental economic concepts and then apply them in environmental valuation, cost-benefit, and climate mitigation contexts. Who knew that market failure could be so much fun? Carbon tax or emissions trading? You'll know.
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- Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
- Moreton Bay: Semester 1
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- Band 2
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- 3.2: Science, Engineering, Environmental Studies
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