Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Three hours of classes per week |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
|Prerequisites:|| ECON30010 Microeconomics or equivalent |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| ECON40006 Economic Design |
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry.
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|Subject Overview:||This subject considers the general problems associated with the role of the state in the economy. Topics will be chosen from the theory of the state; the role of the government in promoting economic growth; collective choice mechanisms; the economic analysis of bureaucracy; public goods; Coase theorem; national debt; and taxation issues.|
On successful completion of this subject students should be able to:
|Prescribed Texts:||You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
Master of Commerce - Economics |
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