Pub Pol In Prvt Mkts

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Resource Economics

Course Number: 
453
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Rationale and structure of public policies that affect the operation of private markets in the U.S., with special emphasis on consumer goods industries. Focus on antitrust and competition policies (e.g., those covering collusive restraints of trade, monopolization, and mergers) and on policies that affect product quality and information (e.g., product standards, regulation of advertising and labeling). Extensive use of cases and examples in class and homework. Prerequisite: RES-ECON 452.
Comments: 

Pre Req: RES-ECON 452 55 seats reserved for RES-ECON majors.

Students who do not meet the pre-requisites, may seek permission of the instructor to enroll.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
18525

Course Sections

Pub Pol In Prvt Mkts
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0

Christian Rojas

TU TH 11:15AM 12:30PM