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EE443

EE 443 Local Public Finance

3 (3-0-6)

Prerequisites: EE311

The role of local governments in market efficiency and market failure. Public choice theory. Organization of local government. Demand for local goods and services and local provision of goods and services with user charges, intergovernmental transfers, borrowing and debt, local budgeting, local revenue. Applied economics and local public finance in education, transportation, health and welfare.