Resources and Environmental Economics

University of the South Pacific

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Resources and Environmental Economics

  • Host University

    University of the South Pacific

  • Location

    Suva, Fiji

  • Area of Study

    Economics, Environmental Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    EC102 or EC100

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This course provides detailed coverage of theoretical and applied issues in the interlocking fields of natural resource economics and environmental economics, both in general terms and with special reference to the South Pacific. While aimed primarily at students majoring in economics, the course is designed to be of interest to all students with a basic (100-level) grounding in microeconomics.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

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