Economics for Policy Analysis 1
|LWP 6410||2 Quarter Hours|
|Course Level||CPS - Graduate|
|Description||Offers an overview of the use of various economic theories in policy analysis and the tools of public finance. Topics may include the theory of public choice; market failure; economic concepts of public and private goods; externalities; and theories of social welfare, political economy, behavioral economics, sources of revenue and expenditure, tax structures, and other contemporary efforts to incentivize private investment to support social goals. Offers students an opportunity to understand these theories and concepts and apply them to a range of public policy and legal issues. Prereq. Law and policy doctoral students only.|
PrerequisitesStudents should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.