Law and Economics

Law 313






This course provides a basic introduction to the concepts and methods of economic analysis of law. We will examine the use of economics in various common-law settings (including torts, property, contracts, and civil procedure). We will then delve into the limits of economics analysis in fields such as family law, administrative law, and environmental law. This course does not require previous training in economics or mathematical skills.


UNC School of Law | Van Hecke-Wettach Hall | 160 Ridge Road, CB #3380 | Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380 | 919.962.5106

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