Topics in Public Economics

Instructor: 
Time I: 
Thursday, 10:15am
Venue I: 
Kaminzimmer, Boltzmannstr. 20, Freie Universität Berlin
Description: 

This course is one of four Ph.D. courses in the Major Area: Public Economics of the BDPEMS.

This course is a reading course yielding 6 ECTS. Each participant has to present in a detailed way an important recent research article and to actively discuss the presentations made by the other participants. Grades depend on presentation and discussion. The course in the winter term 2014-2015 deals with new developments in public economics related to inequality.

The course is on Thursdays 10 – 12 a.m. and takes place in the "Kaminzimmer" in the building of the Economics Department of the Free University (Boltzmannstr. 20, 14195 Berlin).

Date of beginning: October 22, 2015.

Information requests on the course can be addressed to: Giacomo.Corneo@fu-berlin.de.

Credits: 
6.00
Program: 
Semester: 
Fall 2015
Affiliation: 
Freie Universität Berlin