University of Reading
The Economics of Climate Change
This course explores the relationship between human activity and ecosystems in a different range of sectors. Students are exposed to a variety of analytical tools and methods to help them understand the effects on decision making of consumers, firms and policy makers under various types of incentives (financial, regulatory, etc.), and the ways they can consider the distant and future effects of the choices they make on the world's climate.
2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) with a good understanding of core economics and quantitative methods; or relevant work experience.
Core modules: adaptation to climate change; climate change and policy; regulation; research methodology; quantitative research methods; either applied research project or dissertation; optional modules carbon management; energy resources; environmental law; and sustainable design and development.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,165 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Reading||Reading||RG6 6UR||South East|
0118 378 5289