Markets and Society

Markets and Society
Economic sociology exploring social dynamics of market behavior from an interdisciplinary perspective; topics include social factors related to value, price, and price volatility.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSOC 307 & SOC 310
 RecommendedSoc 404 or 405 or concurrent enrollment.
 ProgramsContaining SOC 425
Course Outcomes: 

Basic tenets of economic sociology

Students will develop an understanding of the field of economic sociology.

Sociological perspective

Students will demonstrate their understanding of basic economic phenomena from a sociological perspective.


Students will apply their knowledge to understanding and interpreting real-world events.

Research and writing

Students will improve their ability to develop ideas through research and writing.