05 May 2008 - 22 May 2008 AIT CC, Pathumthani, Thailand
SANDEE organized a three-week training course in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics for Economists from 5th - 22nd May, 2008. The course was meant for practicing South Asian economists interested in upgrading their skills and learning related to Environmental and Natural Resource Economics. The workshop provided economists with the basic skills necessary to teach environmental and natural resource economics and to undertake research in this area. The course covered economic issues underlying sustainable development, poverty-environment interactions, and natural resource use and pollution management. Participants were exposed to basic theoretical issues and economic tools and methodologies for analyzing environmental problems in developing countries.