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040163 UK Basics of Public Economics (2018S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 50 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 07.03. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 14.03. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 21.03. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 11.04. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 18.04. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 25.04. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 02.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 09.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 16.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 23.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 30.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 06.06. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 13.06. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 20.06. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 27.06. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This class focusses on public expenditures and financing. To this end a discussion of the economic role of the state is necessary. Moreover, an outline will be given of public choice as well as tools for rational decision making in the public sector
Students should learn to independently read more advanced literature and to critically examine policies.
Lecture, using slides, which are provided together with additional materials, discussions.
Actual deveopments and events will be addresses occasionally

Assessment and permitted materials

Homework comprising two questions from the lecture and a written contribution to a glossary of public economics

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The maximum score is 30 points, 20 for the exam and 10 for the contribution to the glossary. Minimum requirement 15 points
The focus is on both, correct reproduction of contents and completeness. Extra points for content exceeding the domain of the lecture

Examination topics

The examination covers the lecture, the slides and the additional materials

Reading list

see left column

Association in the course directory

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