Public finance (2019/2020)

Course code
4S00311
Credits
9
Academic sector
SECS-P/03 - SCIENZA DELLE FINANZE

Learning outcomes

The course presents the role played by of the public sector within modern economic systems through taxation, public spending and regulation. Emphasis will be placed on the motivation of public intervention and it implications in terms of efficiency and equity. After attending the course students are expected to understand key public finance decisions as wells as their short- and long-term implications for consumers and firms.