Environmental and Sustainability Economics Emphasis

This Emphasis focuses on the interaction between economic activity and environmental sustainability, applying economic concepts to practical environmental goals. Concepts such as incentive regulations, a clean-energy transition, pollution mitigation, and sustainable consumption are addressed using economic theories and prescriptive policy tools. For students interested in environmental policy and analysis and careers as industry representatives, advocates, consultants, and government planners working on environmental and natural resource issues.


* Double majors in environmental fields can substitute for the minor.