14.41 Public Economics

Fall 2004

Photograph of U.S. currency.
Photograph of U.S. currency. (Image courtesy of Daniel Bersak.)

Course Highlights

This course features, in the assignments section, problem sets and solutions. In addition, exams and solutions from previous semesters are provided.

Course Description

This course examines the role of the public sector in the economy. The aim of the course is to provide an understanding of the reasons for government intervention in the economy, the extent of that intervention, and the response of private agents to the government's actions.

*Some translations represent previous versions of courses.

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Prof. Jonathan Gruber

Course Meeting Times

Two sessions / week
1.5 hours / session

One session / week
1 hour / session




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