Environmental Economics: Evaluating the Impact of Sustainable Practices
Challenges for organizations today include defining a sustainable vision, setting measurable economic and program goals, and designing and implementing strategies to improve operations and productivity.
In this Evironmental Economics course, students will:
- Identify long-term costs and benefits of sustainable practices through Lifecycle Cost Analysis (LCA).
- Explore the strategies in economic analyses, incorporating facilities maintenance, equipment depreciation, and daily operating activities.
- Discuss how to promote and evaluate increased productivity and new human behaviors that enhance sustainability--with an emphasis on the relative values, choices, perceptions, and concerns that impact conservation and work/life habits.
Course Number: BUSA-40692 Credit: 3 units
This course is part of the following Certificate Program(s):