Organizational Economics 680EconS

This course in Organizational economics prepares Ph.D. students for further study in the field. The course aims at clarifying the way in which the principles and basics of the economic theory, quantitative analytical tools, can be applied on economic resources and environmental issues. This will be done by studying approaches to projects appraisal on the microeconomic level, with a wide range of related policies. The course also aims at studying approaches to analyzing of costs and benefits, monetary valuation of the environment, pollution and sustainable development, externalities, optimal utilization of renewable and non-renewable natural resources.