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ECON 236 Public Economics

Analyzes government spending and taxes at the national, state, and local level. Topics include growth in government, the future of the income tax in the U.S., expenditure programs for the poor, financing health care and education, the Social Security system, and the relationship among various local, state, and federal governments.

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

MPP-503

Prerequisite

Required ECON-100

Course Type

SH

Offered

SH