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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

APEC 316 - Economics of Biotechnology and New Technologies

Credit(s): 3
ECONOMICS OF BIOTECHNOLOGY
Component: Lecture
Introduction to the economic explanations for new technologies, innovation and adoption. Biotechnology issues include consumer acceptance, labeling, risk assessment, market structure, trade, patents and the environment. Other current technologies and the future are examined.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
University Breadth: Social and Behavioral Sciences College of Arts and Sciences Breadth: A&S GROUP C: Social and Behavioral Sciences Course Typically Offered: Spring
General Education Objectives:
GE1A: Read Critically GE1B: Analyze Arguments and Information GE4: Critically Evaluate Ethical Implications GE5C: Reason Scientifically