Economic Analysis of Law
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course will examine whether existing legal rules achieve optimal allocation of resources and explore alternative legal regimes. The course will both examine the costs and benefits of particular legal rules and study how legal rules could be modified to achieve optimal or preferred results. The course will concentrate on the economic analysis of property, contract, tort and labour law.

Additional Course Information
EC260 or EC270.