KA6m Law and Economics (University of Helsinki, Department of Economics)


The course provides a panoramic overview of Economic Analysis of Law. Key areas of law are briefly introduced and analyzed from an economic perspective. The course includes a discussion of some of the most recent developments in Law and Economics.



1. Introduction to Law and Economics (pdf)

2. Property Law (pdf)

3. Contract Law (pdf)

4. Accident Law (pdf)

5. Company Law (pdf)

6. Competition Law (pdf)

7. Intellectual Property (pdf)

8. Regulation (pdf)

9. Tax Law and Policy (pdf)

10. Crime and Punishment (pdf)

11. Legislation and Legal Process (pdf)

12. Behavioral Law and Economics (pdf)

General literature

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