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 201D.


Prerequisite: Economics 201D

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