Courses: Public Finance (ECONB214001)

Fall 2010

Class Number: 1237
Analysis of government’s role in resource allocation, emphasizing effects of tax and expenditure programs on income distribution and economic efficiency. Topics include sources of inefficiency in markets and possible government responses; federal budget composition; social insurance and antipoverty programs; U.S. tax structure and incidence. Prerequisites: ECON B105 or H101.
I
Enrollment limited to 30 students with preference to senior and
junior majors, then sophomores, then random. Cross-listed with CITY
B214.; Enrollment Limit: 30; Enrollment Limit Criteria: Class Year
Junior/Senior; Cross listed: CITY-B214, ECON-B214;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1237 Div: I

Department

Economics (Web site)

Taught By

Weinberg,Matthew C.

Location

Bryn Mawr, DAL2

Meeting Times

TTH 2:30pm-4:00pm