Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


PESD Courses


Political Economy of Energy in India

Course number(s): ES 188/288;pending MS&E, Public Policy crosslist
Offered Summer quarter in the 2006-2007 academic year

Instructors
David G. Victor

This seminar will focus on the political economy of energy policy in India. It will focus on how the central, state and local governments in India balance the competing goals of alleviating poverty, protecting the environment, and assuring the financial viability of Indias energy companies. The course will track 4-5 case studies that allow in-depth examination of these tradeoffs. It will include a two week field trip to India from June 18-July 4, 2007.

Application Required. Applications due 5:00pm February 21st, 2007.

For questions about the class or application, please contact:

Mike Jackson, Encina Hall E413

mjacks@stanford.edu

(650) 725-7191

Level
Graduate and undergraduate

Units
3