Government Budgeting and Fiscal Policy (7326AFE)

This course analyses the foundations, formulation and economic impact of government budgets, and the operation of fiscal policy at federal and state levels. The course combines principles from economics, public finance and public sector accounting to addresses contemporary fiscal policy issues related to the role of government, taxation, public spending, budget deficits, the transmission of fiscal policy, and public debt sustainability. Lectures, workshops and readings are combined to convey key fiscal concepts and the analytical techniques needed to develop students' capacity to critically evaluate the budgetary process and the wider economic consequences of fiscal policy. Prerequisites: NIL Co-requisites: NIL Incompatible: 7326AFE Managing Government and Budgets

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Postgraduate

Student contribution band

Band 3

Usually available

South Bank Trimester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (40039) Open Thursday 09:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1, 8
S07 2.18
Griff South Bank Grad Centre
South Bank Campus
Thursday 08:00 - 15:50
Weeks 3, 12
S07 2.16
Griff South Bank Grad Centre
South Bank Campus
Friday 08:00 - 15:50
Week 6
S07 2.16
Griff South Bank Grad Centre
South Bank Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
5 July 2018
Last day to add a course
18 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
1 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
29 August 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41854) Open Thursday, Friday 09:00 - 16:50
5 July 2018 - 6 July 2018
S07 2.10
Griff South Bank Grad Centre
South Bank Campus
Thursday, Friday 09:00 - 16:50
23 August 2018 - 24 August 2018
S07 2.16
Griff South Bank Grad Centre
South Bank Campus
Thursday 09:00 - 16:50
4 October 2018
S07 2.16
Griff South Bank Grad Centre
South Bank Campus