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ECON 3850 [0.5 credit] Economics of Information and the Media

An introduction to the economics of information and the media, with a focus on the analysis of production and distribution of information, the application of theory to selected communications-media industries in Canada, and the analysis of existing Canadian policies.
Precludes additional credit for ECON 3200 (no longer offered). Credit will not be given if taken concurrently with or after ECON 4205 (no longer offered) or ECON 4850.
Prerequisite(s): ECON 1001 or ECON 1000 or FYSM 1003.
Lectures three hours a week.