Fall 2015
    Law No.: LAW9242
    Sched. No.: 115821264

Feminism and Free Market*
Section 1
Mahoney, Julia D.

Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):W, 1540-1740 (WB119)
Capacity:18 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**
Current Enrollment:16 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**

Course Description:


COURSE DESCRIPTION: This seminar examines the role of markets in promoting (or inhibiting) the full participation of women in society. Topics covered include freedom of contract; property rights; labor market access and occupational licensing; sales of ova and embryos; surrogacy services; sex work; societal expectations of generosity and self-interest; women’s lives under socialism and communism; and women as entrepreneurs and managers.

Course Requirement:Students will have the option of writing a substantial research paper (which may satisfy the upper-level writing requirement), or three short papers. Students seeking to satisfy the upper-level writing requirement must submit a timely Writing Requirement Intent Form to the Student Records Office - retroactive exceptions will not be granted.