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Melstrom, Max

Environmental Studies

Faculty, Economics and Finance

Perdue Hall (PH) 217
410-548-5696 or ext 85696
rtmelstromsalisburyedu
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Education:
Ph.D. Economics and Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, Michigan State University
M.A. Economics, Michigan State University
B.A. Economics and Business, Kalamazoo College

Interests:
Resource economics, ecological economics, nonmarket valuation, economic history, public economics

Website:
http://faculty.salisbury.edu/~rtmelstrom/


Courses  []

2014 Spring

  • ENVR 210-001 PRINCIPLES OF ENVIRO ECON
    Introduction to the ideas and tools economists use to understand human behavior that is constrained by scarce resources with applications to environmental policy. Analytic tools, including demand and supply analysis, will be used to introduce students to policies to address externalities, including the use of taxes, subsidies and marketable pollution permits. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • ENVR 210-002 PRINCIPLES OF ENVIRO ECON
    Introduction to the ideas and tools economists use to understand human behavior that is constrained by scarce resources with applications to environmental policy. Analytic tools, including demand and supply analysis, will be used to introduce students to policies to address externalities, including the use of taxes, subsidies and marketable pollution permits. Three hours per week with enhancement.
  • ENVR 400-001 CONTEMPORARY ENVR ISSUES
    Discussion seminar focused upon the review and analysis of environmental topics in the mainstream media. Prerequisite: ENVR 102. One hour per week.
  • ENVR 480-002 INTERNSHIP IN ENVIRO STUDIES
    Provides opportunities to apply theory, principles and knowledge within a practical experience in a local, state, federal or private organization. Major paper and journal required. Prerequisite: Written permission of environmental studies advisor. Eight hours a week for 14 weeks or equivalent.

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Awards, Scholarship & Creative Works:  []

Article(s)

Melstrom, R.T. & Horan, R.D, 
(2013). 
Managing excessive predation in a predator-endangered prey setting. 
Ecological Economics, 
90, 
85-93. 

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