ECON 622D1 Public Finance (1.5 credits)

Offered by: Economics (Faculty of Arts)

Administered by: Graduate Studies

Overview

Economics (Arts) : A survey of the role of government in the economy (excluding the macroeconomic side - stabilization, etc.). Topics include markets and market failure, public goods, externalities, the theory of the second-best and the study of collective choice, including voting; and the collection of revenue to finance government activity, including optimal taxation of commodities and income.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.