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251.31 sec. 1 - Introduction to Law, Economics and Business (Spring 2014)
Instructor: Robert D. Cooter (view instructor's teaching evaluations | profile)
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Meeting Time: Tu 3:35-6:15
Meeting Location: 244
Course Start: January 07, 2014
Course Control Number (Non-1Ls): 49736
Economic analysis provides one of the major theoretical perspectives on the study of law in American universities. This course introduces students to the economic analysis of the law as a set of tools for analyzing laws. Students will learn how to construct and critique economic models of the incentive effects of different legal rules and institutions. These models will illuminate familiar areas of law, including criminal law, torts, contracts, property, corporations, and civil procedure. The models are useful for finding strategies to make the best use of law in business. \ Course website is available at: https://bspace.berkeley.edu/
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Required Books are in blue
- Law and Economics
Edition: 6th, 2012
Publisher: Pearson Education
Copyright Date: To Be Determined
Price Source: user provided