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DRL007 Cost Benefit Analysis

DRL007 Cost Benefit Analysis

Course code: 
DRL007
Course name: 
Cost Benefit Analysis
Program of study: 
Philosophiae doctor in Logistics (PhD)
Credits: 
5
Program of study: 
Philosophiae doctor in Logistics (PhD)
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
5
Level of study: 
3. syklus (PhD)
Teaching semester: 
2018 Vår
Language of instruction: 
Engelsk
Language of examination: 
Engelsk
Language of litterature: 
Engelsk
Course content

There is an increasing need for evaluation and ranking of projects within constrained public budgets. CBA is one of the methods that are extensively used in economic impact assessment of projects in the public sector. Originally, it was developed and applied within transportation, but has gained increasing attention also within environmental assessment, health care and cultural economics. The course covers fundamental theoretical and empirical issues, and applies these to actual case studies. Decisions under uncertainty and real option theory are also covered.

Learning outcome

To learn about the state of the art in Cost-Benefit Analysis for various sectors.

Curriculum

Relevant litterature:

Boardman A E et al (2006). Cost-benefit analysis : concepts and practice. Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall. ISBN: 978-0-13-143583-4

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Oppmøte til undervisning Not required30 h lectures + student presentations. All lectures are mandatory.
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