New Institutional Economics of the Public Sector (ILV)Back
Prof.in Dr.inRahel Schomaker
|Specialization Area||Public Management|
|Semester of degree program||Semester 5|
|Mode of delivery||Presencecourse|
|Language of instruction||German|
The aim of the course is to enable students to understand, discuss and evaluate real economic developments in the field of public finance with the aid of the instrument of New Institutional Economics.
Fundamentals of Economics I - Microeconomics
Fundamentals of Economics II - Macroeconomics
Introduction to Public Finance
Current and/or long-term events and issues in the field of public finance will be presented, discussed and analyzed in relation to new institutional economics. Particular emphasis will be placed on the
principal-agent problem, transaction cost theory, poperty rights theory
as well as public choice models. Focus will not be placed solely on understanding the concrete issues analyzed, but providing students with the tools and methods with which the illustration, discussion and assessment of financial policy phenomena is possible.
Literature is provided by the lecturer.
Seminar, lecture, group work;
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