17.309[J] Science, Technology, and Public Policy


Class Info

Analysis of issues at the intersection of science, technology, public policy, and business. Cases drawn from antitrust and intellectual property rights; health and environmental policy; defense procurement and strategy; strategic trade and industrial policy; and R&D funding. Structured around theories of political economy, modified to take account of integration of uncertain technical information into public and private decision-making. Meets with 17.309.

This class has no prerequisites.

17.309[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by K. Oye.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S. This class counts as a CI-H. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information at the Undergraduate Communication Requirement: CI-H Subjects site or on the 17.309[J] Stellar site.

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