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wir889 - Applied Environmental Economics (Complete module description)
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Module label Applied Environmental Economics
Module code wir889
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Economics)
Applicability of the module
  • Master Applied Economics and Data Science (Master) > Economics
  • Master's Programme Business Administration, Economics and Law (Master) > Schwerpunktmodule NM-VWL
  • Master's Programme Sustainability Economics and Management (Master) > Akzentmodule
Responsible persons
Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Authorized examiners)
Huse, Cristian (Module responsibility)
Huse, Cristian (Module counselling)
Skills to be acquired in this module

Be able to conceptually understand and apply key empirical tools used by any economist (and other professionals) in Environmental, Energy, and Transport Economics.

Be able to perform and critically evaluate an empirical analysis.
Module contents
Econometric methods (discrete choice); Welfare analysis; Valuation; Types of data; Cost-benefit analysis.
Reader's advisory

Phaneuf, D.J., and T. Requate. A Course in Environmental Economics: Theory, Policy, and Practice. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Cameron, A. C., and P. Trivedi (2005). Microeconometrics: Methods and Applications. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency
Module capacity 60
Modullevel / module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Modulart / typ of module Pflicht o. Wahlpflicht / compulsory or optional
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method Lecture
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the lecture period
Course type Lecture
Frequency SoSe oder WiSe
Workload attendance 56 h