Current students must register through the Recorder’s Office, which also oversees student files and posts grades.
Associate Director of Student Affairs
Phone: (812) 855-1888
E-mail: adlanham [at] indiana [dot] edu
Indiana Law students can build their own plan of study by taking classes from a number of different areas, or they can choose an area of focus.
Description Law, legal processes, and legal institutions have long played a pivotal role in American political and economic development. One of the fundamental aims of this seminar is to examine how the law - broadly conceived - has affected, and been affected by, the emergence of a market economy in the United States from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. Proceeding both chronologically and thematically, the course will survey a range of topics including, the development of property rights, the emergence of accident law, the creation of public and private pensions, and the evolution of tax policy. In addition to class discussion, each student will be responsible for a brief formal presentation, a short book review, and a final research paper.
Faculty A. Mehrotra
|Fall 2011 - 2012||Seminar in American Legal History: The Legal Foundations of American Capitalism||Mehrotra, A.|
|Fall 2009 - 2010||Seminar in American Legal History: The Legal Foundations of American Capitalism||Mehrotra, A.|