404035 PS Economics and the Public Sector

summer semester 2017 | Last update: 08.03.2017 Place course on memo list
404035
PS Economics and the Public Sector
PS 1
2,5
Admission requirements: positive completion of the mandatory courses "Introduction to Management" referred to in § 5 (1-1) and "Introduction to Economics" referred to in § 5 (1-2)
every 2 weeks
each semester
German

Introduction to public economics - At the end of the course students should be able to answer the following questions: Why do we need a public sector from an economic point of view? Which instruments does the state use for intervention in the private sector? How do public revenues (taxes) and public expenditures change the behavior in the private sector (savings, consumption structure, labour supply) ?

Welfare economics, public goods, externalities, political economy, income redistribution, tax incidence, taxation and efficiency, optimal taxation

Home work, discussion

Exams
1. PS-Klausur: Friday, 12.05.2017, 16:00-17:00, Olympiaworld
2. PS-Klausur: Thursday, 22.06.2017, 16:00-17:00, Olympiaworld

Rosen, H.S. und T. Gayer, Public Finance, 10th global ed., Maidenhead et al. 2014.

Admission requirements: positive completion of the mandatory courses "Introduction to Management"referred to in § 6 (1-1) and "Introduction to Economics" referred to in § 6 (1-2)

not applicable

Preliminary discussion in the first VO-lecture

06.03.2017
Group 0
Date Time Location
Wed 2017-03-15
13.00 - 14.45 SR 11 (Sowi) SR 11 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2017-03-29
13.00 - 14.45 SR 11 (Sowi) SR 11 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2017-04-26
13.00 - 14.45 SR 11 (Sowi) SR 11 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2017-05-17
13.00 - 14.45 SR 11 (Sowi) SR 11 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2017-05-31
13.00 - 14.45 SR 11 (Sowi) SR 11 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2017-06-14
13.00 - 14.45 SR 11 (Sowi) SR 11 (Sowi) Barrier-free