Prerequisite:  The Economics Institute is carefully designed for those who possess little or no previous formal economics education. It covers basic price theory, with emphasis on the allocative effects of alternative property rights regimes, transaction cost economics, and the application of basic economic theory to a variety of legal issues.  As such, there is no … Continue reading “Twenty-Ninth Economics Institute for Law Professors”

This program is oversubscribed. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please contact our Program Coordinator, Ashley Evaro George at aevaro@gmu.edu.  Short Course on Economics for Judges Judges will participate in a three-day lecture program on basic economic concepts which are reinforced by numerous applications to law and public policy.  Attendance is … Continue reading “Short Course on Economics for Judges (FULL)”

This program is oversubscribed. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please contact our Program Coordinator, Ashley Evaro George at aevaro@gmu.edu.  Case Analysis Seminar Judges are assumed to be equal participants and are expected to contribute to the discussion. For each case: (a) An economic concept is introduced by a moderator, (b) … Continue reading “Case Analysis Seminar (FULL)”

Workshop on the Economics of Environmental Law & Policy Judges will delve into a specific, substantive legal area in a lecture format designed to create interaction among participants. Attendance is limited to 20 judges. Instructors: Jonathan H. Adler, Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law; Director, Center for Business Law and Regulation, Case Western Reserve University … Continue reading “Workshop on the Economics of Environmental Law & Policy”