17.051 Ethics of Energy Policy
Explores fundamental ethical problems that arise in the context of energy policy. Topics include the ethics of climate change and emissions reduction policies; international and intergenerational justice as central problems of energy policy; the ethics of natural resource depletion and conservation; the ethics of energy consumption decisions by individuals, households and firms; the proper scope of market forms of regulation in the energy policy arena; and conflicts between utilitarian and rights-based frameworks for evaluating energy policies.
This class has no prerequisites.
17.051 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by Staff.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.
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