Aimilia Pattakou: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2021
|Dr. Aimilia Pattakou
ETH Zürich, ZUE F 2
|+41 44 632 57 30
|Management, Technology, and Economics
|Advanced Sustainability Economics
PhD course, open for MSc students
|L. Bretschger, A. Pattakou
|The course covers current resource and sustainability economics, including ethical foundations of sustainability, intertemporal optimisation in capital-resource economies, sustainable use of non-renewable and renewable resources, pollution dynamics, population growth, and sectoral heterogeneity. A final part is on empirical contributions, e.g. the resource curse, energy prices, and the EKC.
|Understanding of the current issues and economic methods in sustainability research; ability to solve typical problems like the calculation of the growth rate under environmental restriction with the help of appropriate model equations.