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as of 12/14/2017

PUBLIC ECONOMICS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Peking University, Beijing - 'Peking Univ.'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 122
Full UC Title: PUBLIC ECONOMICS 
Transcript Title: PUBLIC ECONOMICS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: The course provides an overview of public sector economics. It is divided into three sections. The first explores market failures. The second part clarifies the main economic goals of the public sector from the perspectives of efficiency, equity, and liberty. The third section describes the characteristics and dilemmas of various public decision rules and then analyzes the desirability of the public sector’s operations, both from the demand and supply sides. The course also examines government failures, corresponding with the market failures discussed at the beginning of the course, to clarify market and government boundaries. Assessment: class participation (10%), book report (40%), final (50%). 
Language of Instruction: Chinese
 
Partner Title: PUBLIC ECONOMICS 
Partner University Department: Economics 
Partner University Course Number: 02534500