Public Economics for Business Leaders: Federal Policy (KPPI-470-0)
1.00 Credit
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Description:
To be an effective business leader in today's complex world requires an understanding of the important public policy issues facing society. Managers need to understand society's problems and the range of possible public solutions and policies in order to know how to influence, incorporate and respond to public actions. This class will enable students to understand, analyze and take the perspective of government and non-government organizations as they attempt to alleviate societal problems. Topics include the interface of government and business, the justification for and principle methods of government intervention in the market place, the primary means of paying for government, measuring the costs and benefits of government policies, and current policy applications such as social security reform, education policy, health insurance and tax reform.

Prerequisites:
All Students: MECN-430-0

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Academic Year Term   Session Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2020-2021 Winter 2021 10 Weeks KPPI-470-0 Public Economics for Business Leaders: Federal Policy 31 1 Besanko, David Tue/Fri 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N
2020-2021 Winter 2021 10 Weeks KPPI-470-0 Public Economics for Business Leaders: Federal Policy 32 1 Besanko, David Tue/Fri 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Evanston TBD (Room TBA) N
2020-2021 Spring 2021 10 Weeks KPPI-470-0 Public Economics for Business Leaders: Federal Policy 81 1 Besanko, David Fri 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Chicago N/A (Room TBA) N Please check syllabus. Learning Modalities: Entirely remote with real-time scheduled meetings. Option for Remote Plus In-Person, in which students have an opportunity for in-person, small group experiences with faculty – focused on content that is student-driven.
2021-2022 Winter 2022 10 Weeks KPPI-470-0 Public Economics for Business Leaders: Federal Policy 31 1 Besanko, David Tue/Fri 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Evanston Global Hub (1120) N
2021-2022 Winter 2022 10 Weeks KPPI-470-0 Public Economics for Business Leaders: Federal Policy 32 1 Besanko, David Tue/Fri 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Evanston Global Hub (1130) N
2021-2022 Spring 2022 10 Weeks KPPI-470-0 Public Economics for Business Leaders: Federal Policy 81 1 Besanko, David Fri 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Chicago TBD (Room TBA) N