Introduces the basic elements of economic theory and their application to legal problems. Emphasizes demand and utility, cost, and optimality.
Meeting Times & Locations:
||2:30 PM - 3:50 PM
Description: Course Description Economic Analysis of Law.pdf
Textbook Info: Required Text: Robert D. Cooter & Thomas Ulen, Law and Economics (5th Edition) (Addison-Wesley 2007) (ISBN-13:978-0321336347) & Twen Postings. The Cooter and Ulen text is available from Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
First Assignment: For our first two classes, please read as follows in our textbook, Cooter & Ulen, Law and Economics (2007):
Monday: pp. 1-21
Wednesday: pp. 21-38