Faculdade de Economia
Área de Ensino
Barbosa,A.S.P. Economia Pública, McGraw Hill. (recommended)
Hindriks, J. and G. D. Myles, Intermediate Public Economics, MIT Press (recommended)
Rosen, H., 2005, Public Finance, McGraw Hill, 7th edition. (additional)
Stiglitz,J. Economics of the Public Sector, Norton. (additional)
Mueller, D. Public Choice III,Cambridge. (additional)
Pereira, Paulo T. et al. Economia e Finanças Públicas, Escolar Editora, 2005 (additional)
Each week there will be two lectures (1.5 hours each). Students are expected to attend the lectures and to follow and actively participate in the discussion of concepts and applications. In addition, students are also expected to be prepared to present examples or exercises with additional applications of the theory.
Assessment is based on A. Final exam; B. Midterm exam; C. Class participation.
The final grade will be 0.55 A + 0.3 B + 0.15 C if A ≥ 8.0; A if A < 8.0.