Course Catalog

UGRD > ECON > 417

Description:
An examination of the role of the public sector in the U.S. economy, focusing on expenditures and tax theory. Topics usually include: welfare economics and justification for government intervention in the market economy, and explanation of the federal budget, theories of growth in government, benefit/cost analysis, income redistribution theory, tax incidence, and the effect of different forms of taxation on consumption, labor supply, savings, and investment.

Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ECON 102 and 201 and MATH 129

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7465 MWF
9:00 - 9:50 am
Numa,Guy Y04-4120
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017 - 12/13/2017
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 15
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ECON 102 and 201 and MATH 129
Course Attributes:

2018 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 10540 TuTh
9:30 - 10:45 am
Numa,Guy Y04-4140
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/22/2018 - 05/09/2018
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 8
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ECON 102 and 201 and MATH 129
Course Attributes: