Human Resource Management in Small Businesses
AEDECON 3160 Students will gain an understanding of the human resource management function in the context of the small business. Emphasis is placed on strategies employed by small business owners to address shifts in workforce demographics, professional e ...
AEDECON 3170 A study of the legal system and selected areas of law that affect agricultural types of businesses, including civil liabilities, property law, business law and regulatory law. Prereq: 2001 (200), 2001H (200H), Econ 2001 (200), or 2001H (201H) ...
Feast or Famine: The Global Business of Food
AEDECON 2580 Global and regional trends in food consumption and production are surveyed. Trade, technological change, and other responses to food scarcity are analyzed. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 280 or 335 or IntStds 2580 (280). GE soc ...
Food, Population, and the Environment
AEDECON 4597.01 Issues related to world-wide population increases, food production, and associated environmental stress; policy options for lessening these concerns, especially in low-income countries. Prereq: Jr or Sr standing. Not open to students with ...
Regional Economics and Sustainable Growth
AEDECON 3680 Designed to study theories and methodologies for analyzing rural and regional economic development, primarily in advanced economies. Prereq: 2001 (200), or equiv course in Microeconomics. Undergraduate 3.0 3680_AU22 Syllabus (2).pdf Autumn 20 ...
The Sustainable Economy: Concepts and Methods
AEDECON 4330 Introduces students to core concepts of sustainability in economics and the quantitative methods necessary to understand and evaluate sustainable development. Prereq: 4310 and ENR 3900, or permission of instructor. Undergraduate 3.0 4330_Fall ...
Assessing Sustainability: Project Experience
AEDECON 4567 Students gain experience in sustainability assessment by applying concepts and quantitative methods to evaluate environmental, economic, social & technical sustainability of specific projects. EEDS major capstone. Co-taught by ENR/AEDE fa ...
Energy, the Environment, and the Economy
AEDECON 4320 Understand the role of energy in the economy and the environment. Explore the economics of clean, renewable energy, and understand the different policies for pollution control. Prereq: 2001 (200) or Econ 2001 (200). Not open to students with ...
Introduction to Sustainability
AEDECON 2500 Introduces students to principles from various disciplines related to social, economic and environmental sustainability. Students will evaluate key concepts and examine tradeoffs that are a part of sustainability action using case studies rep ...
International Economics and Policy
AEDECON 6200 Application of economic theory and methods to current problems in international economics, policy and trade. Prereq: 4001 (500) or Econ 4001 (501). Not open to students with credit for 734. Graduate 3.0 AEDE-6200_Syllabus-AU21.pdf Autumn 2023 ...