Law and Economics Colloquium

Section 1SP, Fall 20

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 13/19
Credits: 1

Course Description

In each meeting, a leading scholar will present a legal research paper on an issue of law, regulation, or institutions using the analytical methods of economics or political science. The colloquium meets approximately seven times per semester. The workshop is also attended by UVA faculty interested in the topic. Grades will be based on short reaction papers and/or workshop participation. The workshop provides a unique opportunity for students to engage with peers, faculty, and outside speakers; exchange ideas; and witness, participate in, and contribute to legal scholarship.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): None
Description: None

Final Type (if any): None
Description: None
Final Exam Notes:


Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will be required to submit short reaction papers during the semester directly to the instructors (not via EXPO). The deadlines for the papers will be announced by the instructors.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: Law and Economcs Colloquium (YR) (7094), Law and Economics Colloquium (YR) (7093)
Laptops Allowed: No
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Notes: A student can enroll in this course in either the Fall or Spring if the year-long version of the course (Law 7093/7094) has not previously been taken by the student.

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

General Information

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Modified Type
Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
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