Portland State University: Economics 522
Author: Ervin, David
Source: Portland State University, School of Management
This syllabus is available for download below to all CasePlace.org users. Economic concepts and theories for analyzing sustainable development and practices from business, government and nonprofit organizations. Learn how economics is irrevocably linked to the natural environment and our social institutions. Study market and non-market values for environmental and social services, approaches to measure national progress toward sustainable development, causes and potential solutions to environmental and social degradation, roles of the business, government and nonprofit sectors in fostering sustainability, and the emerging field of ecological economics.