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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ECO                                     Course Number: 215                                    
Course Title: Economics of Regulation and the Law
Subject: Economics
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course examines the microeconomic theory used to justify government regulation. Business and consumer behavior is analyzed in light of government intervention. Applications include environmental regulations, occupational safety regulations, securities regulations, bank regulations, and a special emphasis is placed on antitrust law.

Prerequisite: ENG 101 and ECO 101.
Corequisite: ECO 101.
  
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: