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ECON 405 Natural Resource Economics (3 credits)

Offered by: Economics (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Economics (Arts) : Topics include: Malthusian and Ricardian Scarcity; optimal depletion of renewable and non-renewable resources; exploration, risk and industry structure, and current resources, rent and taxation. Current public policies applied to the resource industries, particularly those of a regulatory nature.

Terms: Winter 2015

Instructors: Robert D Cairns (Winter)

  • Prerequisite: ECON 230 or ECON 250