Medical Malpractice

ECON529S

Seminar will focus on each of four medical malpractice “system” markets. Students will write a term paper on one aspect of one market. A book will be assigned and readings from journal articles. The seminar will be of interest to anyone who wants to learn more about medical malpractice, tort, how legal markets and insurance operate, and the political economy of “tort reform.” Graduate pairing for ECON329S; graduate students will receive additional writing assignments. One course / 3 units.