Checking date: 06/07/2020

Course: 2020/2021

Economic analysis of law
Study: Master in Advanced Studies in Human Rights (67)

Coordinating teacher: DORADO PORRAS, JAVIER

Department assigned to the subject: Department of International Law, Ecclesiastical Law and Philosophy of Law

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 1.0 ECTS


Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results.
Students should be acquainted with the basic tools of this method of analysis of legal systems. Both theoretic and empirical dimensions are important. Students should be capable of using this techniques to asses public policies related to human rights.
Description of contents: programme
1. The roles of State and Market in the fullfilment of fundamental rights. Eficiency and equity. Economic, cultural and social rights. 2. Economic analysis of fundamental rights. Problems of efficacy of non-interference rights. From rights to prestations 3. Due process. Economical analysis of judicial policy
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.