PADM 675

Public Finance

4 Graduate credits
Effective August 14, 2010 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course explores how the operations and services of public agencies are financially managed and paid for. Students examine taxes and government budgets from legal, economic and political perspectives. The main taxes of the American system-income, sales and property-as well as fees, intergovernmental transfers, economic development, education finance and public borrowing are covered on the tax side. On the spending side, students prepare and implement mock budgets. Current topics in government spending and taxation are also examined.

Learning outcomes

Spring 2019

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01 Public Finance Nagel, Ma Books Course details

Fall 2019

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50 Public Finance Nagel, Ma Books Course details

Spring 2020

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01 Public Finance Staff Books Course details