Law and Economics

ECON 463

A qualitative and quantitative introduction to economic analysis of legal issues and legal reasoning. Case studies in accident law, product liability, and the value of life. Other topics include contracts, property, affirmative action, civil procedure, and the economics of criminal behavior. Some models examined include a calculus-based approach. Prerequisite: Economics 205D. Instructor: Graham or staff

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: ECON 205D

Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • QS
  • SS
Typically Offered
Fall Only