Transatlantic Climate Change and Energy Transition Law & Policy: European Union and the United States | 47xx
This course will analyze and compare climate change laws and policies in the European Union and the United States. Students will learn about the different ways the EU and US systems are addressing climate change and the transition to cleaner forms of generating energy. The course will include eight two-hour video conferencing sessions with professors and students at the universities of Copenhagen and Oslo and three two-hour "DU only" sessions. During the final week (April 20-26), all students and professors will meet in Copenhagen for a series of student led presentations as well as meetings with EU and Danish climate change and energy experts. Travel funding will be provided by the European Commission for up to 2,000 per student.
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing (ULW) Requirement.