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SS387 COURSE DETAILS


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SS387 (Version: 2022 1) COURSE DETAILS


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
SS387 PUBLIC ECONOMICS 2022 1 Social Sciences 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course is an applied microeconomics course focusing on theoretical models to answer real world policy issues in the public sector. In particular, this course examines issues in public expenditures, social insurance, social welfare, redistribution, taxation, and public choice. Using economic models, this course helps students sharpen their analytical skills to solve complex governance challenges. Cadets should gain a better understanding of unique challenges that governments face when providing services while trying to balance economic efficiency with social equity.
LESSONS: 30 @ 75 min (2.000 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Analysis paper-- public expenditure program.

SS387 COURSE REQUISITES


TYPE COURSE EFF YEAR EFF TERM TRACK RED BOOK FLG
PRE REQUISITE  
  SS201 2004 1 1 Y
  SS382 1980 2 1 Y
  SS251 2004 1 2 Y
  SS382 2017 2 2 Y
  SS201 2017 1 3 Y
  SS368 2018 1 3 Y
  SS382 2017 2 3 Y
  SS251 2017 1 4 Y
  SS368 2018 1 4 Y
  SS382 2017 2 4 Y

SS387 (Version 2022-1) COURSE OFFERINGS


AYT #SECT/SIZE CPBLTY ENRLD WAIT SEATS CLOSED CRSE DIRECTOR DETAILS
2023 - 8 1 18 18 1 0 17 N Hours

2024 - 1 2 19 38 37 0 1 N DR SLOAN Hours

2025 - 1 2 19 38 31 0 7 N DR SMITH Hours

2026 - 1 2 19 38 1 0 37 N DR SMITH Hours


SS387 (Version: 2021 1) COURSE DETAILS (ARCHIVED)


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
SS387 PUBLIC ECONOMICS 2021 1 Social Sciences 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course is an applied microeconomics course focusing on theoretical models to answer real world policy issues in the public sector. In particular, this course examines issues in public expenditures, social insurance, social welfare, redistribution, taxation, and public choice. Using economic models, this course helps students sharpen their analytical skills to solve complex governance challenges. Cadets should gain a better understanding of unique challenges that governments face when providing services while trying to balance economic efficiency with social equity.
LESSONS: 30 @ 75 min (2.000 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Analysis paper-- public expenditure program.

SS387 COURSE REQUISITES


TYPE COURSE EFF YEAR EFF TERM TRACK RED BOOK FLG
PRE REQUISITE  
  SS201 2004 1 1 Y
  SS360 2014 1 1 Y
  SS382 1980 2 1 Y
  SS251 2004 1 2 Y
  SS360 2014 1 2 Y
  SS382 2017 2 2 Y
  SS201 2017 1 3 Y
  SS368 2018 1 3 Y
  SS382 2017 2 3 Y
  SS251 2017 1 4 Y
  SS368 2018 1 4 Y
  SS382 2017 2 4 Y

SS387 (Version: 2019 2) COURSE DETAILS (ARCHIVED)


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
SS387 PUBLIC FINANCE 2019 2 Social Sciences 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course is an applied microeconomics course focusing on theoretical models to answer real world policy issues in the public sector. In particular, this course examines issues in public expenditures, social insurance, social welfare, redistribution, taxation, and public choice. Using economic models, this course helps students sharpen their analytical skills to solve complex governance challenges. Cadets should gain a better understanding of unique challenges that governments face when providing services while trying to balance economic efficiency with social equity.
LESSONS: 30 @ 75 min (2.000 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Analysis paper-- public expenditure program.

SS387 COURSE REQUISITES


TYPE COURSE EFF YEAR EFF TERM TRACK RED BOOK FLG
PRE REQUISITE  
  SS201 2004 1 1 Y
  SS360 2014 1 1 Y
  SS382 1980 2 1 Y
  SS251 2004 1 2 Y
  SS360 2014 1 2 Y
  SS382 2017 2 2 Y
  SS201 2017 1 3 Y
  SS368 2018 1 3 Y
  SS382 2017 2 3 Y
  SS251 2017 1 4 Y
  SS368 2018 1 4 Y
  SS382 2017 2 4 Y

SS387 (Version: 2016 2) COURSE DETAILS (ARCHIVED)


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
SS387 PUBLIC FINANCE 2016 2 Social Sciences 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course is an applied microeconomics course focusing on theoretical models to answer real world policy issues in the public sector. In particular, this course examines issues in public expenditures, social insurance, social welfare, redistribution, taxation, and public choice. Using economic models, this course helps students sharpen their analytical skills to solve complex governance challenges. Cadets should gain a better understanding of unique challenges that governments face when providing services while trying to balance economic efficiency with social equity.
LESSONS: 40 @ 55 min (2.500 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Analysis paper-- public expenditure program.

SS387 COURSE REQUISITES


TYPE COURSE EFF YEAR EFF TERM TRACK RED BOOK FLG
PRE REQUISITE  
  SS201 2004 1 1 Y
  SS360 2014 1 1 Y
  SS382 1980 2 1 Y
  SS251 2004 1 2 Y
  SS360 2014 1 2 Y
  SS382 2017 2 2 Y
  SS201 2017 1 3 Y
  SS368 2018 1 3 Y
  SS382 2017 2 3 Y
  SS251 2017 1 4 Y
  SS368 2018 1 4 Y
  SS382 2017 2 4 Y

SS387 (Version: 2004 1) COURSE DETAILS (ARCHIVED)


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
SS387 ECONOMICS OF PUBLIC POLICY 2004 1 Social Sciences 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course adds depth to the cadet's understanding of the fundamentals of micro- and macroeconomics. In particular, the course examines practical and theoretical issues in social welfare, public expenditures, taxation, and public choice. The course develops understanding of the value of economic models in addressing complex policy questions that occur in a fluid political environment, sharpens analytic skills, and provides a bridge to the higher level theoretical models used in the study of the national political economy.
LESSONS: 40 @ 55 min (2.500 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Analysis paper-- public expenditure program.

SS387 COURSE REQUISITES


TYPE COURSE EFF YEAR EFF TERM TRACK RED BOOK FLG
PRE REQUISITE  
  SS201 2004 1 1 Y
  SS251 2004 1 2 Y

SS387 (Version: 1993 1) COURSE DETAILS (ARCHIVED)


COURSE TITLE EFF YEAR EFF TERM DEPARTMENT CREDIT HOURS
SS387 PUBLIC FINANCE 1993 1 Social Sciences 3.0 (BS=0.0, ET=0.0, MA=0.0)
SCOPE
This course adds depth to the cadet's understanding of the fundamentals of micro- and macroeconomics. In particular, the course examines theoretical issues in social welfare, public expenditures, taxation, and public choice. The course develops understanding of the value of economic models in addressing complex policy questions, sharpens analytic skills, and provides a bridge to the higher level theoretical models used in the study of the national political economy.
LESSONS: 40 @ 55 min (2.500 Att/wk) LABS: 0 @ 0 min
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Analysis paper-- public expenditure program.

SS387 COURSE REQUISITES


TYPE COURSE EFF YEAR EFF TERM TRACK RED BOOK FLG
PRE REQUISITE  
  SS201 1979 1 1 Y
  SS251 1979 1 2 Y