URBP 506 Environmental Policy and Planning (3 credits)

Offered by: Urban Planning (Faculty of Engineering)

Overview

Urban Planning : Analytical and institutional approaches for understanding and addressing environmental issues at various scales; characteristics of environmental issues, science-policy-politics interactions relating to the environment, and implications for policy; sustainability, and the need for and challenges associated with interdisciplinary perspectives; externalities and their regulation; public goods; risk perception and implications; the political-institutional context and policy instruments; cost-benefit analysis; multiple-criteria decision-making approaches; multidimensional life-cycle analysis; policy implementation issues; conflict resolution; case studies.

Terms: Fall 2018

Instructors: Madhav Govind Badami (Fall)

  • (3-0-6)

  • Restriction: This course is open to students in U3 and above