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Courses - Spring 2024
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Open Seats as of
02/28/2024 at 04:30 PM
Conceptualizing and Modeling Human-Environmental Interactions
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: Permission of BSOS-Geography department.
Corequisite: MATH130, MATH140, or MATH120; or MATH220.
Develops skills to carry out research that integrates environmental and economic aspects of sustainability by introducing extensively used quantitative tools for analyzing human-environmental interactions in the field of ecological economics. These include, e.g., index number calculations and decomposition analysis, Environmental Kuznets Curve (EKC), environmental input-output analysis and life-cycle analysis, and multi-criteria decisions aid (MCDA). Students will need laptops to run models during class.