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Eco 355 (18256) Public Finance

TTh 2:45pm-4:05pm, Fall 2009

Instructor: Amalia Jerison, BA 127A, aj4575@albany.edu

Office hours: T 1:30pm-2:30pm, Th 1:30pm-2:30pm or by appointment

This course surveys the role of government in market economies. After describing US government activities and reviewing basic microeconomics, we will examine justifications given for government involvement in the economy through taxation, transfers and provision of goods and services.


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