Midterm Review Guide

Lectures

  • Intro/Overview, 9/8
  • IPAT, 9/13
  • Sustainability, 9/15, 9/20:
    • Key features
    • What's NOT sustainable
    • Questions to ask
  • Decision-making (2 models): 9/20, 9/22
    • Rational Actor
    • Relational Actor
  • Collective Action: 9/22, 9/27
    • Prisoners Dilemma/Multiple Prisoners Dilemma (PD/MPD)
    • Free rider problem
  • Strategic Interaction (bargaining), 9/27
    • Distributive
    • Integrative
  • Institutions & Governance, 9/29, 10/4, 10/6
    • Collectivities → Institutions (Agg/Markets, Coordinating/Wave)
    • Institutional Analysis
      • Three case studies: Huerta, WCD, IWRM
    • Tragedy of the Commons (Open Access)/CPR
    • International institutions (4 types)
    • Power
    • Property
  • Markets, 10/11, 10/13
    • Consumer choice
    • Production
    • Market equilibrium

Readings