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.