API-305: Behavioral Economics, Law and Public Policy

Semester: Spring

Credit: 4.0

Faculty: Cass Sunstein


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Term Start Date 1/23
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This seminar will explore a series of issues at the intersection of behavioral economics and public policy. Potential questions will involve climate change; energy efficiency; health care; and basic rights. There will be some discussion of paternalism and the implications of neuroscience as well.

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