Economics, Politics and the Law
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|The methods of
economic reasoning studied so far in the course may be applicable to the
analysis of a broad range of social phenomena lying outside what used to
be considered the area of economics. In this topic we will look at a number
of such applications, including what is called "public choice theory",
the application of the methods of economics to the study of political processes.