Methods for Environmental and Natural Resources Policy Analysis

Methods, formal/informal, for analyzing environmental/natural resource policies. How to critically evaluate policies, using economic/non-economic decision-making criteria. Application of policy analysis to environmental/natural resource problems. Recognizing politically-charged environment in which decisions over use, management, and protection of resources often occur.


  • ESPM 3241W or ESPM 3271
  • ESPM 3261

Recommended that students take this course in their junior or senior year.

Course ID
ESPM 4242
ESPM 5242
Semester Offered
Course Frequency
even years