Law, Economics and Policy Option
This option is offered within the following major(s):
Also available via Ecampus.
The Law, Economics and Policy option is an interdisciplinary program drawing from political science and philosophy courses as well as economics. This option serves students interested in public service or advanced study in law or public policy.
Option Code: 889
|Economics Core Curriculum|
|ECON 201||*INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS||4|
|ECON 202||*INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS||4|
|ECON 311||INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMIC THEORY||4|
|or ECON 411||ADVANCED MICROECONOMIC THEORY|
|ECON 315||INTERMEDIATE MACROECONOMIC THEORY||4|
|or ECON 415||ADVANCED MACROECONOMIC THEORY|
|ECON 424||INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMETRICS||4|
|or ECON 427||INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMETRICS WITH CALCULUS|
|ECON 428||^INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMIC RESEARCH||4|
|or ECON 439||^PUBLIC POLICY ANALYSIS|
|or ECON 466||^ECONOMICS OF TRADITIONAL AND RENEWABLE ENERGY|
|ST 351||INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICAL METHODS||4|
|or ECON 423||PRE-ECONOMETRICS|
|Select 4 courses from the following, including at least 2 from economics:||23|
|*THE ECONOMICS OF DISCRIMINATION|
|^PUBLIC POLICY ANALYSIS (Cannot count towards the option if used for WIC)|
|LAW, ECONOMICS, AND REGULATION|
|^ECONOMICS OF TRADITIONAL AND RENEWABLE ENERGY (Cannot count towards the option if used for WIC)|
|LABOR ECONOMICS AND SOCIAL POLICY|
|ECONOMICS OF INEQUALITY|
|CONSTITUTIONAL LAW: GOVERNMENT POWERS AND CONSTRAINTS|
|JUDICIAL PROCESS AND POLITICS|
|PUBLIC POLICY PROBLEMS|
Select 2 additional upper-division economics courses
Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
Writing Intensive Course (WIC)
- All students must receive a grade of "C" (2.00) or better in all upper-division required courses and must maintain an overall grade-point average (GPA) of 2.00 in all courses taken toward the Law, Economics and Policy option.
- None of the 51 credits may be taken S/U.
- Students cannot receive credit toward the option:
- No more than 4 credits of self-study courses (ECON 401–ECON 410) may be counted toward the 51 credit requirement.
Option Code: 889