Course Number 0920-4044-01
Course Name Energy Economics
Academic Unit The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Faculty of Exact Sciences -
International Program in Environmental Studies
Lecturer Dr. Zvi BaumContact
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Office HoursBy appointment
Mode of Instruction Lecture
Credit Hours 2
Semester 2022/3
Day Mon
Hours 11:30-14:30
Building Porter-Environment
Room 101
Semester 2022/3
Day Wed
Hours 11:30-14:30
Building Porter-Environment
Room 101
Course is taught in English
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Short Course Description

The course provides students with an understanding of key concepts in energy economics, both from an empirical and theoretical perspective, as well as skills in using tools and models for analyzing energy resource management problems.
The main topics of the course include:
Introduction - energy economics in a historical perspective; trends in global energy consumption.
The relationship between energy and the economy.
The determinants of energy supply and demand.
The link between energy consumption, economic development and the environment.
Managing renewable and non-renewable energy resources.
Global energy markets.
Energy policy in Israel and other countries.

Full Syllabus
Course Requirements

Final Exam

Students may be required to submit additional assignments
Full requirements as stated in full syllabus

PrerequisitePrinciples of Environment (09104040) OREnvironmental Economics (09206130)

The specific prerequisites of the course,
according to the study program, appears on the program page of the handbook

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