Economic Analysis of Law

Economic Analysis of Law

Course Number: LAW 708
Course Credits: 3
This course offers an introduction to the application of economic principles in understanding and informing legal decision making. Both the uses and limits of economic analysis in developing legal theory will be explored. Interrelationships among economic theory, economic activity, legal theory and legal practice will be examined in the areas of contracts, torts, real property, intellectual property, international trade, and economic development.
Economics