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Law, Economics, Development, and Geography (Not Offered in AY2022-2023)
Last Updated Date:   1 June 2021

5 Credits,  Semester 2

Course Description:
Seminar explores how physical and human (economic, cultural) geography critically affects the way that law operates in a particular jurisdiction, with particular focus on East-Southeast Asia. This understanding is particularly useful for understanding the relationship between law and economics, law and development, and law and society. It is also relevant to public international law, transnational law, and human rights law.

Course Convenor: A/P Michael William Dowdle

Co-teacher(s): NA

Module Codes: LL4243V / LL5243V / LL6243V / LLJ5243V

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Mode of Assessment:

Preclusions: Nil

Prerequisites: NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or common law equivalent.
Cohort 2019 and before: For Non-Law students: Open to students from FASS (Global Studies) who have completed 80 MCs with a minimum of 28 MCs in their major with a minimum CAP of 3.20 or be on the Honours track.

Examination Date: Different Mode of Examination

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