AREC 340 | Introduction: Economics of Natural Resources - CSU Online

AREC 340 - Introduction: Economics of Natural Resources

  • 3 credits

Concepts, theories, institutions; analytical methods for economic evaluation of alternative resource use patterns and land use plans.

Credit not allowed for both AREC 340 and ECON 340.

This course has print-based exams that require a proctor. Exams may be taken at the University Testing Center at Colorado State University, or at an accredited College or University Testing Center in your area. To request to take your exam at an accredited testing site in your area, please submit a Proctor Identification Form at least two weeks prior to the first exam in the course.

This course can be applied towards:


AREC 202 (Agricultural and Resource Economics) or ECON 202 (Principles of Microeconomics).

Textbook and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


  • Natural Resource Economics: An Introduction, 3rd Ed. (2015)
    Field, Barry C.


Andrew F. Seidl

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