Eco 480: Economic Theoris of Fairness


Course Description

This course will explore alternative notions of fairness and their relation to economic efficiency and collective welfare. The focus will be on developing appropriate analytical tools and applying them to a wide range of allocation problems, including market exchange, bargaining, cost-sharing, bankruptcy, estate division, and collective decision-making.

 

Prerequisites: Successful completion of Eco 300.

[Oct 2013]