ECG 716

CEnREP Affiliates to Teach Course Focused on Bioeconomics and Natural Resource Management

CEnREP Affiliates Paul Fackler and Zack Brown, both in the Department of Agricultural   and Resource Economics,  will team-teach Topics in Environmental and Resource Economics (ECG 716) next Spring. The course, which will focus on natural resource economics and management, will study the economic literature on resource management and bioeconomics.


ECG 716 will cover the following topics:

  • adaptive management
  • quantitative treatments of sustainability
  • natural capital theory
  • partially observable Markov decision processes
  • ‘bioeconometrics’
  • dynamic optimization of disease spread and evolutionary processes

For questions about the course, please contact Professor Paul Fackler or Assistant Professor Zack Brown.