Course Subject
PADM-GP
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Course Number
2140
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Course Credit
3
points

Public Economics and Finance

Course Description

Public finance (the economic analysis of revenues and expenditures of the public sector) and public economics (economic analysis of the public sector in a market economy) analyze the impact of public policy on the allocation of resources and the distribution of income in the economy. In this course, you will learn how to interpret economic analyses and how to use the tools of microeconomics and empirical analysis to investigate and predict the effects of public expenditures, regulation and government revenue-raising activities.

Prerequisites

CORE-GP.1011, CORE-GP.1018; CORE-GP.1021 concurrently

Semester
Spring
Fall
Areas of Impact