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Change Course Proposal
FOR 431/FOR 531 ECONOMICS AND POLICY OF FOREST WILDLAND FIRE

Status: Draft

Proposal

Proposal ID: 102157
Type: Change Course
Effective Term: Spring 2018
Justification:
The purpose of this proposal is make FOR 431 a slash course by creating FOR 531.
Comments: None

Originators

Name Title Department/School
Julie Barlow Administrative Program Assist College of Forestry Adm

Contacts

Name Title Department/School
Olli-Pekka Kuusela Assistant Professor Forest Eng/Resourcs/Mgmt

Liaisons

Liaison Status Required
Jennifer Alix-Garcia - Department Head / Applied Economics
This is fine with me.
(Responded on Dec 7, 2017)
Responded Yes
Troy Hall - Department Head / Forest Ecosyst & Society
> Waiting for liaison to reply.
(Request sent Dec 5, 2017)
Contacted Yes
James Johnson - Assoc Dean-Outreach and Engag / College of Forestry Adm
Approved
(Responded on Dec 12, 2017)
Responded Yes
Nicole Kent - Mgr-Undergrad Curricula/Advis / College of Forestry Adm
Support.
(Responded on Dec 6, 2017)
Responded Yes
Denise Lach - Director / Sociology Department
> Waiting for liaison to reply.
(Request sent Dec 5, 2017)
Contacted Yes
Ben Leshchinsky - Assistant Professor / Forest Eng/Resourcs/Mgmt
> Waiting for liaison to reply.
(Request sent Dec 5, 2017)
Contacted Yes
Terina Mc Lachlain - Mgr-Nat Res Prog/Advisor-Acad / Forest Ecosyst & Society
Support
(Responded on Dec 5, 2017)
Responded Yes
Claire Montgomery - Department Head / Forest Eng/Resourcs/Mgmt
ok
(Responded on Dec 8, 2017)
Responded No
Tjodie Richardson - Head Advisor / Applied Economics
No objections.
(Responded on Dec 5, 2017)
Responded Yes
Randall Rosenberger - Assoc Dean-Undergrad Studies / College of Forestry Adm
Support, a good addition to graduate level curriculum
(Responded on Dec 11, 2017)
Responded No
Elizabeth Schroeder - Associate Professor / Economics Department
No objections.
(Responded on Dec 7, 2017)
Responded Yes
John Sessions - Distinguished Professor / Forest Eng/Resourcs/Mgmt

(Responded on Dec 5, 2017)
Responded Yes

Course Information

Designator/Course #: FOR 431 
CIP Code: 030506
Title:
ECONOMICS AND POLICY OF FOREST WILDLAND FIRE Updated 
College/Department or College/School:
College of Forestry / Forest Engineering, Resources and Management  

Credits: 3  
Max Credits to Graduation: 3   

Short Title: ECON & PLCY FOREST WLDLND FIRE  
Grading Mode: A-F (includes I, W, R, S/U)  
Courses Taught Schedule:
Every Spring term.

Schedule Types: Lecture; Final Exam  
Campus Location: Corvallis Campus 

Description:
General overview of the history of fire and the interaction of people with fire on forested landscapes. Forest fire policy history and current issues in the U.S. Basic legal concepts relevant to forest fire policy. An economic framework for understanding spatial externalities, decision-making under certainty, institutional economics, and incentives.

Course Relationships

Designator Title Minimum Grade/Score
Enforced Prerequisites Updated
AEC 351 *NATURAL RESOURCE ECON & POLIC C
FOR 331 FOREST RESOURCE ECONOMICS II C
AEC 352 *ENVIRONMENTAL ECON & POLICY C
ECON 352 *ENVIRONMENTAL ECON & POLICY C
Prerequisite Logic
AEC 351 or AEC 352 or ECON 352 or FOR 331
Corequisites
None
Equivalent Courses
None
Slash Courses Updated
FOR 531 FOREST RESOURCE ECONOMICS II
Crosslisted Courses
None

Documents

File Name File Size Comment Date Added
Syllabus FOR 431 FOR 531-2.docx 29.96 Kb Dec 05, 2017 1:48 pm
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