University of California, Davis

ENV 200 / ESP|ECL 212B: Environmental Policy Evaluation

Spring 2019


Mike Springborn
Assistant Professor
Department of Environmental Science & Policy
2104 Wickson Hall
mailbox: ESP Office 2132 Wickson Hall

Office hours: By appointment most days of the week--arrange by email.


Schedule of lectures and assigned readings (includes links to most articles)

Syllabus details (see course description, texts and grading)           

Key concepts list: Useful for directing your reading and studying for exams.

Master bibliography of relevant papers and references in lecture.

Subscribe to a daily digest of environmental policy news via Greenwire (recommended) 

Guidelines for assignments:

See this expandable mind map for an overview of useful concepts in environmental economics (adapted from a flow chart by Robert Stavins).

economic analysis of environmental