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Institute of Continuing Education


Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

This course introduces students to important questions concerning how economics shapes and influences public policy-making and affects the operation of government. It initially explores the role of government in the collective provision and history of the non-market system of production. It then discusses the theoretical foundations of the economics of public policy, i.e. the Public Choice theory and the New Public Management movement. Students will be required to undertake short assignments during the course.


Course dates

23 Jul 2018 to 03 Aug 2018

Course duration

2 weeks

Apply by

09 Jul 2018


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

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