- Code IDEC8018
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Crawford School of Public Policy
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject International and Developmental Economics
- Areas of interest Economics
- Academic career PGRD
- Prof Peter Warr
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2019
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This course is designed for students who would like to address three broad questions in agricultural/resource economics and related policy issues:
(1) What are the underlying causes and drivers of the key security (food, water, energy, etc.) challenges at a global and national level?
(2) What scope is there for public policy (short and long term) to address these challenges?
(3) What can and should be done to support efficiency and equitable approaches to these challenges?
Tutorial assignments 15 %
Essay 35 %
Final examination 50 %
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3 contact hours per week
There is no single text and readings are drawn from a number of texts, professional papers and other sources. A package of required readings can be purchased during the first week of lectures. Additional material will be held in the library reserve.
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