Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Public Sector Economics UML 503 0 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. MEHMET EMİN ALTUNDEMİR
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res.Asst. Kadriye İzgi Şahpaz
Course Category
Course Objective
Course Content
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Student discusses the doctrinal thoughts on public economics. , , , , ,
2 Student analyzes the structure of public sector. , , , , , ,
3 Student comprehends the issues of the size of government and composition of government. , , , , , ,
4 Student analyzes the workings of public sector under the dilemma between efficiency and equity. , , , , ,
5 Student comprehends the concepts of social cost and benefit. , , , , , , ,
6 Student analyzes and interprets the concept of market failure and its implications gor public sector. , , , , , ,
7 Student analyzes income distribution and redistirbutional aspects of government activitiesi , , , , , ,
8 Student comprehends the theories of public choice and constitutional economics. , , , , , ,
9 Student analyzes voting rules and procedures of political decison making. , , , , , , ,
10 Student analyzes privatization and its implemetation and results in Turkey. , , , , , ,
11 Student analyzes regulations and their implementations in Turkey. , , , , , , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Public Economics: Historical and Analytical Introduction Assigned Reading Materials
2 Structure, Composition and Size of Public Sector Assigned Reading Materials
3 Main Approaches on Government Intervention in the Economy Assigned Reading Materials
4 Welfare Economics Assigned Reading Materials
5 Public Goods Assigned Reading Materials
6 Externalities Assigned Reading Materials
7 Asymetric Information Assigned Reading Materials
8 Imperfect Competition: Monopoly and Natural Monopoly Assigned Reading Materials
9 Political Economy Assigned Reading Materials
10 Global and National Economic Crises Assigned Reading Materials
11 Economics Integration and Public Sector Assigned Reading Materials
12 Economic Analysis of Taxation Assigned Reading Materials
13 Privatization Assigned Reading Materials
14 New Development in Public Economics Assigned Reading Materials
Resources
Course Notes Savaşan, Fatih (2014), Piyasa Başarısızlığından Devletin Başarısızlığına Kamu Ekonomisi, 4. Baskı, Bursa: Dora Yayıncılık
Course Resources Bulutoğlu K., (2008), Kamu Ekonomisine Giriş, 7. Baskı, Ankara: Maliye ve Hukuk Yayınları
Çelebi, Kemal ( ), Liberal Ekonomik Düşüncede Kamu Kesiminin Büyüklüğü Sorunu, İkinci Baskı, Manisa: Emek Matbaası
Kirmanoğlu, Hülya (2007), Kamu Ekonomisi Analizi, 1. Bası, İstanbul: Beta.
Joseph E. Stiglitz, (1996), (çev. Batırel Ö. F.), Kamu Kesimi Ekonomisi, İstanbul, Marmara Ü. Yayınları
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To understand evaluate and comment about economic and fiscal subjects, to equip students with enough skills to solve fiscal problems
2 To have theoretical knowledge about public economics, fiscal theory, fiscal administration of public sector and budget theory
3 To demonstrate an understanding of taxation process, calculations of tax burden, etc.
4 An ability to understand subjects of public expenditure and public debt
5 To equip student with the knowledge of law, economics and public finance which will help their employment both in public and private sector
6 Improve strategically approach and provide skills to use statistical research
7 Improve communications and leader skills
8 Teach a foreign language
9 To have knowledge of IT technologies on the subject of public finance
10 To provide social and ethical values
11 Improve communications skills in general.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 25
1. Ödev 37
2. Ödev 38
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 20
1. Final 80
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 5 80
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Assignment 2 25 50
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 208
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 8.32
dersAKTSKredisi 7