Course Descriptions

01:220:311 Methods of Cost-Benefit Analysis (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,
  • Minor: Minor in Economics

Introduction to theoretical and applied welfare economics. Theories of social welfare; the normative basis for and practical techniques of cost-benefit analysis. Selected applications. Prerequisites: 01:220:102,103 (01:220:311 taken in 2016 or earlier counts as an upper level elective)