Spring 2021 • Seminar
Ethics, Economics and the Law
Exam Type: No Exam
Explores controversies about the use of markets and market reasoning in areas such as organ sales, procreation, environmental regulation, immigration policy, military service, voting, health care, education, and criminal justice. The seminar will examine arguments for and against cost-benefit analysis, the monetary valuation of life and the risk of death, and the use of economic reasoning in public policy and law.
Note: This course is jointly-listed with FAS as GOV 2034.