Economics of Public Finance
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ECON, ESTD, FIN, USTD
Goals: To study the theoretical and empirical issues surrounding governmental decisions. Students will analyze and debate public finance topics and examine the implications of policy options for society. Content: This course focuses on governmental revenues, expenditures, debt-financing and related policy decisions. Effects of the budget and policy on income distribution, stabilization, efficiency and economic growth are also considered. Prerequisites: ECON 1310, ECON 1320, QMBE 1310 or PSY 1340 or MATH 1200, and QMBE 1320 or MATH 1170 (grade of C- or better required for all courses), or consent of the instructor. Credits: 4 credits
Keil, Jennifer, "ECON3740-01.EconomicsOfPublicFinance.SP15.Keil,Jenny" (2015). Syllabi. 717.