Energy Economics: The Issues (By Distance Learning) module (CP50037)

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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
  • the economics of renewable energies

as well as issues like

  • high energy prices
  • energy security
  • energy sector reform
  • 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.


This module is available on following courses: