University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
ECONOMICS OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT
 

Subject: ECON

Course Number : 1307

Course Title:  ECONOMICS OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT

Course Description:

The course examines the role of energy in economic development, models of efficient energy management, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) behavior, and world oil crisis. Coverage extends into environmental issues (air pollution, solid waste, acid rain) and government policies.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Economics       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  ECON 0102 or 0103

Course Level: