PUBPOL 330.002

PUBPOL 330: Microeconomics for Public Policy

Level
Undergraduate
Term
Fall 2020
Days
Tuesday, Thursday
Time
2:30-3:50 pm EDT
Course Section
002
U-M Course Number
25272
Credit Hours
4

This is a core course restricted to Ford School students only.

This course develops students' abilities to use microeconomic analysis to further our understanding of public policy. Major topics include models of consumer and firm behavior, operation of market systems, public goods and externalities, market failure, benefit-cost analysis, and the impacts of government regulation on economic policy.