|CP50037 - Energy Economics: The Issues by distance learning|
|Title:||Energy Economics: The Issues by distance learning|
|Credit rating; level, no. of credits:||20|
Aims:This is a module in applied economics that applies economic analysis to energy sector issues. Various contemporary and traditional issues faced by the energy sector such as competition versus state control in the sector, pricing, regulation, environmental challenges, economics of renewable energies, as well as issues like high energy prices, energy security, energy sector reform and energy investments are considered. The aim is to familiarise the students with economic concepts and their applications to analyse and appraise the energy sector issues and policies. The module provides an international perspective and allows students to appreciate the challenges in a logical manner.