Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

ECO 331 Law and Economics(RLA)

(Also POL 331). 4 hours; 4 credits. Fundamental concepts of economics, especially efficiency, will be utilized to explain and evaluate legal rulings. The tools of economics will be employed to analyze not only tort, contract, and property principles, but also marriage and divorce law, criminal law, and constitutional issues such as abortion, the death penalty, and racial and gender-based discrimination. Prerequisites: ECO 101 or ECO 111 or ECO 112 and BUS 160 or any two POL courses.

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

POL 331