Course Schedule - The University of Tulsa

Spring Term 2022 - Law - LAW-5093-01

as of 02/04/23 12:02PM

Course Section Number: LAW-5093-01
Title: Energy Regulation
Status: Open
Instructional Method: Lectures
Course Description: This course examines how and why governments economically regulate businesses. For purposes of this course, economic regulation includes regulating market entry, service quality, and prices. Over the last 25 years, it has also included establishing regulations designed to make markets workably competitive in lieu of imposing pervasive economic regulation. The topics covered in this course include: theories justifying economic regulation of businesses; theories of regulatory failure; public utility regulatory concepts and methods; economic regulation of the natural gas industry; economic regulation of the electric power industry; and an introduction into government interference in the marketplace to encourage the development and use of renewable energy technologies.
Requisite Courses: LAW 5213
Comments: No laptops allowed.
Meeting Times: LAW 206 TTH 10:30AM-11:45AM
Instructor: Bowman M
Books and Supplies
Book Title: Energy Law and Policy
Author: Davies, et al
Publisher: West
Edition: 3rd
ISBN: 9781647084301
Publishers Suggested Retail Price: $248.00
Required: Required
Comments: Available December 2021.

Book Title: The Grid: A Journey through the Heart of our Electrified World
Author: Phillip Shewe
Publisher: Joseph Henry Press
ISBN: 9780309455992
Publishers Suggested Retail Price: $27.95
Required: Required