Public Finance

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An examination of the role of the public sector (government) in the economy, especially how it spends and raises money: the traditional functions of government economic policy; how government spending and taxing policies are made; public expenditure programs such as welfare, social insurance, and health care; principles of government financing; the practice of taxation, especially by the national government; and intergovernmental financial relations. Prerequisite: EC 201-202 or permission of instructor.

E.g., 10/04/15
E.g., 10/04/15