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Module Detailed Information for [EC3396]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 21 Oct 2018 05:00

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Module Title : Economic Analysis of Law I
Module Description : In this module and its sequel, economic concepts are applied to explain and clarify legal issues. The first of a sequence of two modules, this module focuses on areas in private law as well as the economics of crime and punishment. Students will be able to use economics to analyse the effects of legal rules, to explain why some legal rules are adopted and not others, and to evaluate the efficiency of legal rules. Major topics to be covered are an introduction to the economic framework that underlies much of the substance and procedures of the law, and the core areas of the common law, such as property, contract, tort and crime.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 05-12-2018 EVENING
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : EC3101
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 0-3-0-3-4
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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