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Ecological Economics (ENGM059) 13-17 May 2024

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Ecological Economics (ENGM059) 13-17 May 2024

This course will introduce the basic insights of ecological economics – that is an economics grounded in ecological realities - and situate these in the context of historical and current debates about economics and prosperity on a finite planet.

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Dr Lirong Liu
Course Description

On successful completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Make sense of the claims made by those who invoke economic concepts and arguments in debates over ecological and social issues
  • Understand the basic principles of cost-benefit analysis, investment appraisal, macro-economic theory, systems analysis and ecological economics
  • Understand the dilemma of growth in advanced economies and engage in debates about growth, prosperity and sustainability
  • Participate in case study discussions relating to ecological economics

Accommodation, meals and expenses are excluded in this course price.


Course Leader:

Dr Lirong Liu


Course details  https://www.surrey.ac.uk/cpd-and-short-courses/ecological-economics

Module information:  https://catalogue.surrey.ac.uk/2023-4/module/ENGM059

Location: Lectures and workshops will be in person on the Stag Hill campus at the University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, UK

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