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Public Finance

Topics may include positive and normative theories of taxation, the provision of public goods, collective decision-making, the theory of local public goods, and issues in fiscal federalism including tax and expenditure competition and inter-governmental transfers.

ECON 731

Public Finance

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): Graduate Term(s): Winter Offered?: Yes

Topics may include positive and normative theories of taxation, the provision of public goods, collective decision-making, the theory of local public goods, and issues in fiscal federalism including tax and expenditure competition and inter-governmental transfers.


Alisa Tazhitdinova

Assistant Professor

Prerequisite(s): ECON *733