Syllabus/achievement requirements



Perman et al: Natural Resources and Environmental Economics, 4th ed., 2011. Pearson Education. ISBN: 978-0-321-41753-4.


Barrett, S. . (2005). The theory of international environmental agreements. In Maler, K. G. and Vincent, J., editors, Handbook of Environmental Economics. Link

Calmfors, L., Corsetti, G., Hassler, J., Saint-Paul, G., Sinn, H.-W., Sturm, J.-E., Valentinyi, A., and Vives, X. (2012). Chapter 6: Pricing climate change. In EEAG Report on the European Economy 2012, pages 131–145. CESifo. Link

Carson, R. T. (2012). Contingent valuation: A practical alternative when prices aren’t available. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 26(4):27–42. Link

Dutta, P. K. and Radner, R. (2004). Self-enforcing climate-change treaties. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 101(14):5174–5179. Link

Fischer, C. (2009). When do renewable portfolio standards lower electricity prices? The Energy Journal, 31(1):101–120. Link

Fischer, C. and Preonas, L. (2010). Combining policies for renewable energy: Is the whole less than the sum of its parts? International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics, 4(1):51–92. Link

Harstad, B. (2012a). Buy coal! a case for supply-side environmental policy. Journal of Political Economy, 120(1):77–115. Link

Hausman, J. (2012). Contingent valuation: From dubious to hopeless. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 26(4):43–56. Link

Hoel, M. (1994). Efficient climate policy in the presence of free riders. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 27(3):259–274. Link

Hoel, M. (2010). Environmental r&d. Memorandum 12/2010, Department of Economics, University of Oslo. Link.

Hoel, M. (2012). Second-best climate policy. Memorandum 4/2012, University of Oslo, Department of Economics. Link

Kling, C. L., Phaneuf, D. J., and Zhao, J. (2012). From Exxon to BP: Has some number become better than no number? Journal of Economic Perspectives, 26(4):3–26. Link

Nyborg, K. and Rege, M. (2003). Does public policy crowd out private contributions to public goods. Public Choice, 115(3-4):397–418. Link

Requate, T. (2005). Dynamic incentives by environmental policy instruments – a survey. Ecological Economics, 54(2-3):175–195. Link

Weitzman, M. L. (1974). Prices vs. quantities. The Review of Economic Studies, 41(4):477–491. Link


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