17.310 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.

17.310 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by K. Oye and N. Selin.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in E25-111.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

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