Course DescriptionThis course applies tools of economics and statistics to problems of natural resources and studies Canadian public policy issues in natural resources management. Topics covered in the course include: the resource sector and its impact on the Canadian economy, models of renewable and non-renewable resource use, the scarcity controversy, economic rents and taxation as applied to natural resources, and current issues in Canadian resource management.
RequisitesPrerequisites: ECN 101 or CECN 104 or Direct Entry
- Economics: Fundamentals : Electives (select 2)
- Ethics : Electives – Group B (select 3 not previously taken in Electives – Group A)
- Sustainability Management and Enterprise Process Excellence : Electives (select 2)