ENS256 Economic Instruments of Environmental policy

Faculty of Social Studies
Spring 2013
Extent and Intensity
2/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Ondřej Pašek (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Bohuslav Binka, Ph.D.
Department of Environmental Studies - Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Dana Pantůčková
Supplier department: Department of Environmental Studies - Faculty of Social Studies
each odd Tuesday 16:00–19:40 P31 Posluchárna A. I. Bláhy
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 33 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/33, only registered: 0/33, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/33
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
Course offers orientation in the field of economic devices used in protection of nature and environment. Students get in touch with environmental economy and its view on environmental problems and also with ecological economy. At the end of the course students will be able to understend broad variety of devices used in the sphere of environmental economy and its results.
  • I. Economy and nature - history I.
  • II. Economy and nature - history II.
  • III. Environmental economy as a part of a mainstream theory.
  • IV. Environmental economy - case study 1.
  • V. Environmental economy - case study 2.
  • VI. Environmental economy and its success 1, - Denmark.
  • VII. Environmental economy and its success 2. - California.
  • VIII. Environmental economy and Czech republic - an example of failure.
  • IX. Ecological economy I.
  • X. Ecological economy II.
  • XI. Closing discussion.
Teaching methods
Theoretical lectures, group case studies, homework (reading and practice).
Assessment methods
Written test - multiple-choice.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2014, Spring 2015.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2013, recent)
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