Catalogue 2018 - 2019

EC 350 Economics of Arts and Entertainment

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

EC 111 or EC 105 or EC 106 or EC 117.

Course Description

This course applies the tools of economic theory to an analysis of the arts and entertainment industry. Key learning outcomes focus on the nature of supply and demand for art and artistic services, the contribution of the arts and entertainment sector to the economy, the economic functions of artists, the role of the nonprofit sector, and the role of public policy in providing a basis for cultural activities and organizations.

Distribution

BUSR/MR

Fee