Information Package / Course Catalogue
Public Economics
Course Code: EKO530
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: None
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

European Economic Integration, the historical development of the world market, world economy, development trends, the international division of labor, the World Trade Organization, GATT, the IMF, the World Bank.

Course Content

Public Economics in Mixed Economic System, Economic Justification of State, Welfare Economics: Efficiency and Justice, Public Goods and Private Goods which suppliedas a means of public, Public Choice, Public Production and Bureaucracy , Externalities, Utility-Cost Analysis, Market Failure Theory and Public Choice, Privatization Theory and Privatization of Public Enterprises, Optimal Taxation Theory, New Exchange Dynamics in Economics and New Status of The State.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Explains the doctrinal views of the Public Economy.
2.Analyze the structure of the public sector.
3.Understands the problem of determining the size of the public sector and bilieşiminin.
4.Activity in relation to the functioning of the market economy and analyzes the dilemma of justice.
5.Can make an analysis about subjects and can comment on economy
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Şener, O.(1998), Kamu Ekonomisi, Alkım Yayınları, İstanbul
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The explanations of the general plan and the handling of the course, The Birth of Public Economy, Development and Field
Week 2 - Theoretical
Functions of the Public Economy
Week 3 - Theoretical
State share of the economy, the Public Sector Expansion and Growth of Public Expenditure
Week 4 - Theoretical
Justification for the state to produce private goods and services
Week 5 - Theoretical
Causes of Market Failure and the State to intervene in the market
Week 6 - Theoretical
Basic Characteristics and Optimum Production Level of Public Services
Week 7 - Intermediate Exam
Revision of Midterm Exams
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exams
Week 9 - Theoretical
External Benefits of Public Goods and Services
Week 10 - Theoretical
Externalities Theory (Definition, Types of Externalities, Internalization of externalities or İçselleştirilememesi)
Week 11 - Theoretical
Characteristics of Decision-making in public
Week 12 - Theoretical
Voting Methods Used in Public Decision Making
Week 13 - Theoretical
Mitigating Factors and Effectiveness of Public Decision Making Of The Defects Functioning of Political Decision-making
Week 14 - Theoretical
Budget Theory and Budget Policies
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final Exams
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exams
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory153390
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120222
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)124
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue