|Course code: 176854||Subject title: NATURAL RESOURCE ECONOMICS|
|Credits: 6||Type of subject: Optative||Year: 5||Period: 1º S|
|OSES ERASO, NURIA (Resp)|
Sustainability. Mineral resources. Energy. Fisheries. Forestry. Water. Land.
CG01 Analytical capacity.
CG04 Writing and speaking in English.
CG07 Solving problems skills.
CG17 Autonomous learning.
CG23 Sensibility towards social and environmental problems.
CE01 Understand economic institutions as the result of theoretical or formal representations of modern economies.
CE02. Identifying the relevant sources of economic information and their content
CE04 Use scientific tools and professional criteria to analyze economic problems.
CE06 Managing the adequate resource allocation in private and public settings.
CE08 Identify and anticipate relevant economic issues relating to the allocation of resources.
CE10 Evaluate the implications of alternative economic policies and select those that better achieve the policy targets.
Identify and analyze environmental problems from an economic perspective.
Characterize (economically) different natural resources.
Analyze how to address the optimal use of renewable or non-renewable natural resources
|Methodology - Activity||Attendance||Self-study|
|A-1 Exposition/Participative Classes||38|
|A-2 Practical classes||20|
|A-3 Cooperative learning activities||10|
|A-4 Group projects||20|
|A-5 Individual practice and study time||58|
|A-7 Exams and evaluation activities||02|
|CG01; CG04; CG07; GC023; CE01; CE04; CE06; CE08; CE10||Participative classes; Practical classes; Cooperative learning activities; Group projects Individual practice and study time; Tutorials|
|CG17||Cooperative learning activities; Group projects Individual practice and study time; Tutorials|
|CE02||Practical classes; Cooperative learning activities; Group projects|
|Learning outcome||Evaluation system||Weight (%)||Possibility of retake|
|All||Assignments||40||Yes (haft of it)|
|All||Research and analysis||20||No|
1. The sustainability problem
3. Fisheries and other commercially valuable species
4. Forest resources
5. Other natural resources
Chapter #1 - 2 weeks
Chapter #2 - 4 weeks
Chapter #3 - 4 weeks
Chapter #4 - 3 weeks
Chapter #5 - 2 weeks
Tietenberg. T. and Lewis, L. (2014) Environmental and natural resource economics. 10th edition. Pearson
Conrad, J.M. (2010) Resource economics. 2nd Edition. Cambridge University Press.
Field, B.C. (2016) Natural resource economics. An introduction. 3rd Edition. Waveland Press.
Perman, R.; Ma, Y.; Common. M.; Maddison, D. and McGilvray, J. (2011) Natural resource and environmental economics. 4th Edition. Pearson