|Section Title:||Global Environmental Governance|
|Course:||P A 188G - Topics in Global Policy Studies|
|Day & Time:||Mondays, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM|
|Waitlist Information:||For LBJ Students: UT Waitlist Information|
|Notes:||Meets 2/24 - 3/31/2010|
Description: This short five week course will introduce students to major aspects of global environmental governance including the leading international organizations dealing with environmental problems, the significant pieces of global rules governing the environment, the problems of collective action posed by various kinds of environmental problems, and the future of environmental governance. We will look in detail at a few issues, including rainforest and species conservation, ozone depletion, and climate change. We will also examine the different roles of non-state actors, including advocacy organizations and private for-profit actors, in this arena.
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