Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

EC233
Public Economics: Expenditure
0.5 Credit

This course is an introduction to Canadian public sector institutions and the theoretical foundations necessary for evaluating the government’s role in the allocation of resources. Areas covered may include public goods, externalities, the public provision of private goods and the redistribution of income. Canadian federal-provincial relations, health care and education and voting procedures may also be examined.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
EC120, EC140.