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ECON 426. Theory of Public Choice

Credits 3.00 PeopleSoft Course ID 009528 Grading Basis GRD

Examines the justification for and nature of public sector activity in a market-based mixed economy. Emphasis is placed on theories of market failure, voting models, conditions of production and provision in the public sector, and models of bureaucratic behavior. Prerequisite(s): ECON 326  or ECON 331 .