Course Details

Contract Design

This course introduces students to the economics of contract design. It takes an engineering approach to contracting, bridging the gap between economic contract theory, contract law scholarship, and the drafting of real world contracts. It consists in discussing the economics underlying business transactions and applying those concepts to focused case studies. Students will apply insights from mechanism design and law to the design of incentive compatible contracts in business transactions.

Catalog Number: LAWSTUDY 594

Course History

Spring 2021
Title: Contract Design
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 25     Actual: 3