Course Descriptions

01:220:331 Economics of Crime (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,
  • Minor: Minor in Economics
  • Certificate: Certificate in Public Policy Economics, Minor in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Economic analysis of crime and the criminal justice system, criminal behavior, law enforcement, crime prevention, sentencing, capital punishment, organized crime, and the war on drugs. Prerequisites: 01:220:102, 103.