Course Code ECON 361
Course Title Cost-Benefit Analysis and Project Evaluation
Online Offers
  • Winter 2022 (tentative) (Instructor: TBA)
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

Methods for evaluating private and public projects; decision rules, efficiency conditions, and methods of conducting cost-benefit analysis. Application of the technique. This course assumes prior familiarity with probability, expected values, and variance.

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Course Work and Exam Winter 2021 course outline (note 2)
Author(s) Wendy Roth, Derek Picard
Requisites
  • Prerequisite: ECON 201 or ECON 290; ECON 221 or any prior course in probability and/or basic statistics
Materials
  • Software: Microsoft Excel
System Requirements
  • A computer with Internet access is required for all online and multimodal courses. Please see the System Requirements.
Taught in English
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