Course Descriptions

01:220:395 Law and Economics (3)

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

Economic rationale and consequences of legal rules. Contracts, compensation, property rights, liability rules, crime, safety, monopoly, discrimination, health care, pollution, public interest law. Prerequisites: 01:220:102, 103.