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Economics and Policy Analysis

This focal area emphasizes skills and concepts essential to performing two aspects of environmental economics and policy analysis: diagnosing economic sources of environmental problems and designing and evaluating alternative policy remedies. One of the prescribed course series listed below OR at least one "intermediate" course and one "advanced" course as defined below satisfies the breadth requirement. Students are advised to seek approval from their lead advisers in advance and are required to obtain their advisers' signatures on the Breadth Certification Form as verification that they have met this requirement.

Core Economics Series (regular or "N" series for non-economics PhD students)


Public Policy Series

OR at least one "intermediate" and at least one "advanced" course from the lists below:

Intermediate Courses

Advanced Courses