Archived Versions

14.41 Public Economics

As taught in: Fall 2004

A sepia toned photograph of United States currency.

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




Prof. Jonathan Gruber

Course Features

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.