Spring 2009 Section 001
Law 446: Tax Policy Seminar

Schedule: Day Class
Chorvat, Terrence
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 16696
Day(s): Thursday
Location: Hazel Hall 348
Time: 4:00pm-5:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
Online: Online access through TWEN
Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents: No documents listed.
Exam Date/Time: No exam.
Prerequisites: None
General Description: This course offers an introduction to the principal policy considerations that arise by the efforts of governments to raise revenue. The topics addressed include the merits of different tax systems (e.g., income and consumption taxes), questions of tax administration and legal complexity, and the efficiency implications of taxation. The course involves reading and commenting on research articles that have been published in the areas the course examines.