[ 572AECOSEKU15 ] IK Public Economics

Es ist eine neuere Version 2021W dieser LV im Curriculum Bachelor's programme Business and Economics 2021W vorhanden.
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3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Economics Karin Mayr-Dorn 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)Fach Einführung in die Betriebswirtschaftslehre, Fach Einführung in die Volkswirtschaftslehre und Fach Kernkompetenzen I aus Volkswirtschaftslehre
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Business and Economics 2016W
Objectives Students will learn more in-depth about the Austrian tax and transfer system. They will be in a position to evaluate the impact tax and social reforms have on households as well as justify and substantiate reform measures by implementing microeconomic arguments.
Subject The basic structures of the Austrian tax and social systems; microsimulation as a tool to empirically evaluate tax and social policies; planning tax and social reforms and their evaluations
Criteria for evaluation Examination (40%), written group paper on Tax and Social Reform, presentation and in-class discussion (60%)
Language German
Study material Course Reading:

  • Transparencies available in Moodle: Wakolbinger, F.: Ökonomie des öffentlichen Sektors. Linz, in the current edition.

Supplementary material (for group work) will be announced during the semester.

Changing subject? No
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
2AECOFFI: IK Public Economics (2009W-2015S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority