Law 560 - Regulation of the Business Firm: Theory and Practice

Faculty listed in alphabetical order – please see faculty specific description for requisite information.

T. Malloy


General Course Description:

This seminar examines the theoretical underpinnings of several major types of regulation, as well as the practical issues involved in implementing and enforcing each.  We will explore the selection and impact of regulatory forms from a variety of disciplines and viewpoints, including law, economics, and sociology.  In particular, we will focus on traditional command and control regulation, market-based regulation such as emissions trading, management-based regulation such information disclosure, and prevention-based regulation.  We will also explore issues of compliance and enforcement.

Course Information:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Timothy Malloy 20S 560 SEM 1 M 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 3.0 No Per instructor's discretion
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Timothy Malloy 17F 560 SEM 1 M 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 3.0 No Per instructor's discretion
Timothy Malloy 18F 560 SEM 1 W 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 3.0 No Per instructor's discretion