Environmental and Resource Economics Minor

Minor Requirements

  • Complete 5 Courses with a minimum of 20 credits from the courses listed below, with a grade of C- or better.
  • No more than 8 credits used to satisfy major requirements may be used for the minor.
  • Pass/Fail courses may not be used for the minor


Required Courses

EREC 411* - Environmental and Resource Economics Perspectives
EREC 444 – The New Pirates of the Caribbean
EREC 525 – Statistical Methods and Applications
EREC 535 – Being a Locavore
EREC 572 – Introduction to Natural Resource Economics
EREC 595/595W – Problems in Natural and Agricultural Resources
EREC 596/596W – Problems in Natural and Agricultural Resources
EREC 600 – Field Experience
EREC 601 – Agribusiness Economics and Management
EREC 606 - Land Economics Perspectives: Uses, Policies, and Taxes
EREC 627 - Community Economics
EREC 680 - Agricultural and Food Policy
EREC 708 -Environmental Economics
EREC 710 - Seminar
EREC 756 - Rural and Regional Economic Development
EREC 760 – Ecological-Economic Modeling for Decision Making
EREC 775 – Research Methods
EREC 795/795W – Investigations


* EREC 411 cannot be taken for credit if you have taken ECON 402


Questions? Contact:

John M. Halstead, Ph.D.

Interim Academic Director of the Thompson School of Applied Science, Program Coordinator for Environmental and Resource Economics, Professor
James Hall, Room 138
Durham, NH 03824

Wendy F. Rose

Academic Department Program Manager
James Hall 114B
Durham, NH 03824
(603) 862-3933