Applied Economics of Arctic Natural Resources (10 ECTS)
This course is offered by University of Copenhagen with teachers from University of Copenhagen and the Greenland Institute of Natural Resources.
This course will provide YOU with a thorough understanding of economic reasoning and knowledge of how to apply economics as a decision-making tool in the utilization and management of marine and terrestrial natural resources, including fisheries, hunting and mining, and other uses of land and sea, such as agriculture and tourism. The theoretical parts will be illustrated with case material relevant for Greenland and interactions with local stakeholders in Greenland. The course takes place in Nuuk and involves field excursions in the Nuuk area.