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Syllabus 2019-20 - 10412026 - Economy of the Natural Resources and of the Environment (Economía de los recursos naturales y del medio ambiente)

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  • Level 1: Tutorial support sessions, materials and exams in this language
  • Level 2: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams and seminars in this language
  • Level 3: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams, seminars and regular lectures in this language
DEGREE: Grado en Ciencias Ambientales
FACULTY: FACULTY OF EXPERIMENTAL SCIENCES

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Economy of the Natural Resources and of the Environment
CODE: 10412026 ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 0
ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: SC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: MARTÍNEZ ALCALÁ, CONCEPCIÓN
DEPARTMENT: U110 - ECONOMIA
FIELD OF STUDY: 415 - FUNDAMENTOS DEL ANÁLISIS ECONÓMICO
OFFICE NO.: D3 - 230 E-MAIL: cmalcala@ujaen.es P: 953213418
WEBSITE: http://www4.ujaen.es/~cmalcala/
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 1
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

PART ONE: FOUNDATION OF APPLIED ECONOMY

  • Lesson 1.-INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMIC SCIENCE
  • Lesson 2.-DETERMINATION OF PRICES IN THE MARKET ECONOMY
  • Lesson 3.-MARKET EFFICIENCY
  • Lesson 4.-THE THEORY OF THE COMPANY AND THE OFFER
  • Lesson 5.-MARKET STRUCTURE: PERFECT COMPETITION
  • Lesson 6.- THE FAILURES OF THE MARKET AND THE ENVIRONMENT

SECOND PART: POSITIVE ECONOMY OF THE ENVIRONMENT

  • Lesson 7. ECONOMY AND ENVIRONMENT
  • Lesson 8. ECONOMIC EFFICIENCY AND THE ENVIRONMENT
  • Lesson 9. ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS: THE CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK
  • Lesson 10.- ENVIRONMENTAL POLICS.

THIRD PART: ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES

  • Lesson 11.- ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES:

     Lesson 12.- BASIS FOR OPTIMUM ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT OF PROTECTED NATURAL SPACES

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Lectures (3.2 ECTS)

The basic lines of the topics will be presented and the student will be given material for its development.

Seminars, readings (2.6 ECTS)

Professor and experts seminars : A series of 2-hour seminars will be held by professors and experts, in which some specific topics of economic approaches applied to the environment will be addressed and, above all, real cases will be presented.

At least 25% of the time of each seminar will be used for open debates among students, teachers and experts.

Student seminars : Students should prepare a seminar in group about specific contents of the program's topics, and expose and discuss it with the rest of the classmates and the teaching staff.

Reading of articles : Analysis and understanding of articles that collect case studies related to the topics covered in the subject.

Specific webs

Group tutorials (0.2 ECTS credits): Group tutorials will be held to solve doubts and activities tutoring.

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

The elements of analysis that have been taken into account at the time of proceeding to the final evaluation of the student are the following:

  • Assistance and / or participation in face-to-face activities and / or virtual (5%)
  • Qualification obtained in the final exam (70%).
  • Specific works under the direction of the teacher and individual delivery of exercises and test of the subject (25%) .

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Introducción a la economía ambiental [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: 2a ed. Author: Azqueta Oyarzun, Diego. Publisher: Madrid [etc.] : McGraw-Hill Interamericana de España, D.L.2007  (Library)
  • Manual de economía ambiental y de los recursos naturales. Edition: 3ª ed. Author: -. Publisher: Madrid: Paraninfo, D.L. 2016  (Library)
  • Economía de los recursos naturales y medio ambiente. Edition: -. Author: Pearce, David W.. Publisher: Madrid: Colegio de Economistas : Celeste Ediciones, D.L. 1995  (Library)
  • DE la economía ambiental a la economía ecologica. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: Barcelona: ICARIA : FUHEM, 1994  (Library)
  • Journal of bioeconomics [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: : Ed.  (Library)
  • La economía del bien común. Edition: -. Author: Tirole, Jean. Publisher: Barcelona : Taurus, 2017  (Library)
  • La Economía del Bien Común. Edition: 2015. Author: Christian Felber. Publisher: Deusto
  • Economía. Edition: -. Author: Mankiw, N. Gregory. Publisher: Madrid : Paraninfo, 2017  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Introducción a la economía ecológica. Edition: -. Author: Common, Michael.. Publisher: Barcelona : Reverté, D. L. 2008.  (Library)
  • Introducción a la economía ecológica. Edition: -. Author: Martínez Alier, Joan. Publisher: [Barcelona] : Rubes, 1999.  (Library)
  • La Bioeconomía: economía del tercer camino: entre la antigua economía y la nueva economía global. Edition: -. Author: Mohammadian, Mansour.. Publisher: Madrid: Edición personal, 2008.  (Library)
  • La economía en evolución : historia y perspectivas de las categorías básicas del pensamiento económi. Edition: 4ª ed. corr. y act. Author: Naredo, José Manuel. Publisher: Madrid : Siglo XXI, 2015  (Library)
  • Economía rosquilla. Edition: 2018. Author: Raworth, Kate. Publisher: Paidós
  • ¿Quién alimenta realmente al mundo?. Edition: 2017. Author: Vandana Shiva. Publisher: Capitán Swing
  • Economía ambiental. Edition: 3ª ed. Author: Field, Barry C.. Publisher: Madrid: McGraw-Hill, D.L. 2003  (Library)