Public finance (2011/2012)

Course code
4S00311
Name of lecturers
Alessandro Sommacal, Paolo Pertile
Coordinator
Alessandro Sommacal
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Other available courses
Academic sector
SECS-P/03 - PUBLIC ECONOMICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Second semester dal Feb 27, 2012 al May 25, 2012.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to analyse the economic role of the State. Within the theoretical framework of the two theorems of welfare economics, we study the use of fiscal policies for redistributive and efficiency purposes. Public intervention issues are studied through the analysis of the main tax and welfare instruments which characterize the Italian economy

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam