Mar 30, 2023  
Graduate Record 2019-2020 
Graduate Record 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

LPPA 7115 - Public Economics

This course builds on the core Master of Public Policy economics sequence in examining the role of government in the economy. We will study several policy issues related to taxation and government spending in depth. Topics may include: Tax reform, Social Security, welfare, healthcare, unemployment insurance, education, criminal justice policy, and fiscal federalism. Prerequisite: PPOL 6100 and 7110, or permission of the instructor.

Credits: 3