New course on conservation and the economy!
Matthew J. Grieshop PhD
Associate Professor | MSU Entomology
| MSU SAFS/EFFS program
578 Wilson Road | B11 CIPS | East Lansing MI | 48824
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Conservation and the Economy
FW 891 Sec 001. 3 credits
Markets play a defining role in shaping how society uses the world’s natural resources. Understanding how markets influence human behavior and environmental outcomes is key for crafting effective policy and management approaches. This course provides the theoretical tools to support this understanding, addressing questions such as:
Course description: Political ecology, discourse, and political economy of interactions between economy and environment. Theoretical perspectives on environmental degradation, neoliberal environmental governance, globalization, and diverse economies.
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. Mondays & Wednesdays
Instructor: Dr. Abigail Bennett ([log in to unmask])