ECON327-11S2 (C) Semester Two 2011

Economic Analysis of Law

15 points, 0.1250 EFTS
11 Jul 2011 - 13 Nov 2011


Microeconomic and game theoretic analysis of the law of property and contract.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.


ECON 230 or ECON 231 or ECON203 or ECON208.

Streams Day Time Where
Stream A Monday 4:00pm-5:00pm Kirkwood KD06 101
Wednesday 9:00am-11:00am Kirkwood KF06 102

Course Coordinator

Philip Meguire


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Essay 60%
Term Test 40%

Examination and Formal Tests

Test Thursday 18 Aug 2011 6:30pm-9:30pm Kirkwood KF08
Test Monday 05 Sep 2011 6:00pm-9:30pm Kirkwood KF08


Required Texts

Miceli, Thomas J; The economic approach to law; 2nd ed; Stanford Economics and Finance, 2009.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $630.00

International fee $2,775.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance.

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