Public Finance and Fiscal Policy

BECO 405 – Public Finance and Fiscal Policy

Basic Information

Course Title:                                       Public Finance and Fiscal Policy
Code:                                                  BECO 405
Hours:                                                 Lecture: 3        Credit Hours: 3          
Prerequisite(s):                                   None
Academic Year / Level:                      Year: 3            Term: 1

1-Course Description and Overall Objectives:

This course provides students with the definition of public finance. The course introduces the basic principles and rules that govern state intervention in the economy to achieve society goals. The student is then subjected to externalities and affiances, public goods and its characteristics, economics of public expenditure, and then emphasizes the concepts, cycle, types and classification of state budget.

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