ECC5810 - Public economics
6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics
Leader: Dr Matthew Dobra
Clayton First semester 2008 (Day)
Topics in the theory of public goods including optimum conditions analysis; market failure and problems of political decision-making in relation to the supply of pure and impure public goods; separation of equity and efficiency aspects; possible applications to such issues as income redistribution, merit wants, pollution control and multi-level government.
The learning goals associated with this unit are to:
3 hours per week