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Public Finance

  • Course Code :
    FIN 250
  • Level :
    Undergraduate
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Faculty of Commerce & Business Administration

Instructor information :

Area of Study :

Understanding the nature and role of government in the economy, Institutional characteristics of the public sector, composition of public finance, revenue, expenditure, deficit, financing/debit, International standards for the public sector, government finance statistics, public sector accounting reforms, government debit management, a macroeconomic overview of the relationship between fiscal and monetary policy.

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Public Finance

Understanding the nature and role of government in the economy, Institutional characteristics of the public sector, composition of public finance, revenue, expenditure, deficit, financing/debit, International standards for the public sector, government finance statistics, public sector accounting reforms, government debit management, A macroeconomic overview of the relationship between fiscal and monetary policy.

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Public Finance

Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Define market efficiency, Analyzing government activities and the role of markets in allocating resources
2- Define market imperfections, such as externalities and public goods, and describe how corrective taxes and subsidies can be used to adjust for these imperfections.

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Apply their knowledge to compare between the United States' government budget and the Egyptian government budget. Keynesian regarding the role of money in a national economy
2- Apply logical thinking to solve problems and case studies related to financing government budgets' deficit.
3- Identify the rational for the importance of any government in an economy.

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Describe how cost-Benefit analysis can be used to help government choose among alternative investment projects.
2- Discuss the various categories of local government expenditures and the way those expenditures are financed
3- Understand the role of Government in the national economy.

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- Assess problems.
2- Interact efficiently with others.

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Public Finance

Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Cost- Benefit Analysis and Government Investment 3 3 0
2nd Mid Term 3 3 0
Financing Government Expenditure 3 0 0
Taxes 3 0 0
Individuals and Governments 3 3 0
Efficiency , Markets, and Governments 3 3 0
Externalities and Government Policies 3 3 0
1st Mid Term 2 3 0
Public Goods 3 3 0
The Demand for a public Good/Lindahl Equilibrium 3 3 0
Lindahl prices /The Free Rider Problem 3 3 0

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Public Finance

Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
Data show and computer in lectures
Demonstration videos
Group discussion
Self-learning
Practical.

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Public Finance

Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What

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Public Finance

Books:

Book Author Publisher
Public Finance A Contemporary Application Of Theory To Policy David N.Hyman Cengage

Course notes :

Handouts.

Web Sites :

http://www.cengage.com/international.

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