280.122 Public Finance and Infrastructure Policy
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019S, VO, 3.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Understanding of

- the emergence of the state, the functions and instruments of the public sector
- budgetary policies on all levels of government,
- potentials for influencing the private sector decisions,
- impacts and limitations of public decisions,
- Concepts of infrastructure
- Economics of infrastructure
- Pricing of infrastructure services
- Norm costs (expenditure) and revenues (cost coverage)
- Financing of infrastructure
- Significance of spatial structures for infrastructure service costs and provision.
Applicability and practicability
- Land use <-> Impacts on public budgets
- (Economic) concepts for analyzing infrastructures, relfection and theoretical underpinning of the professional planning practice

Subject of course

1. Principles of public finance
2. Aims, objectives, reasoning, functions of government
3. Economic significance of the public sector
4. Public expenditure: Externalities
5. Supply/demand of public goods
6. Market failure
7. Public revenue
8. Public choice
9. Fiscal federalism
10. Principles of infrastructure economics & Concepts of infrastructure
11. Economic attributes / characteristics of infrastructure
12. Natural monopolies and regulation
13. Pricing of infrastructure services
14. Infrastructure investment and (longterm) maintenance/operating costs
15. Costs of different spatial structures

Additional information

Registration to the lecture is highly recommended as a precondition for admission to the exams and access to the TUWEL online platform for this course.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu11:00 - 13:0007.03.2019 - 06.06.2019Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Tue09:00 - 11:0002.04.2019Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Wed09:00 - 11:0015.05.2019Hörsaal W3 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Wed09:00 - 11:0029.05.2019Hörsaal W3 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Fri09:00 - 12:0007.06.2019Hörsaal W3 Lecture unit
Tue16:00 - 18:0018.06.2019Hörsaal WEDV LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Wed09:00 - 12:0019.06.2019Hörsaal W3 Lecture unit
Public Finance and Infrastructure Policy - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu07.03.201911:00 - 13:00Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Thu21.03.201911:00 - 13:00Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Thu28.03.201911:00 - 13:00Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Tue02.04.201909:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Thu11.04.201911:00 - 13:00Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Thu02.05.201911:00 - 13:00Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Thu09.05.201911:00 - 13:00Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Wed15.05.201909:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Wed29.05.201909:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Thu06.06.201911:00 - 13:00Hörsaal W4 LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Fri07.06.201909:00 - 12:00Hörsaal W3 Lecture unit
Tue18.06.201916:00 - 18:00Hörsaal WEDV LV 280.122: Finanzwissenschaft und Infrastrukurökonomie
Wed19.06.201909:00 - 12:00Hörsaal W3 Lecture unit
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Multiple Choice Exam, registration in TISS, based on lecture and presentations by guest lecturers

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Thu11:00 - 12:1020.01.2022 Online Exam - Tuwel Linkwritten20.12.2021 12:00 - 18.01.2022 12:00TISS6. Prüfung SS 2021 - ONLINE PRÜFUNG - Gruppe A
Thu11:00 - 12:1020.01.2022 Online Exam - Tuwel Linkwritten20.12.2021 12:00 - 18.01.2022 12:00TISS6. Prüfung SS 2021 - ONLINE PRÜFUNG - Gruppe B
Thu11:00 - 12:1020.01.2022 Online Exam - Tuwel Linkwritten20.12.2021 12:00 - 18.01.2022 12:00TISS6. Prüfung SS 2021 - ONLINE PRÜFUNG - Gruppe C
Thu11:00 - 12:1020.01.2022 Online Exam - Tuwel Linkwritten20.12.2021 12:00 - 18.01.2022 12:00TISS6. Prüfung SS 2021 - ONLINE PRÜFUNG - Gruppe D
Thu11:00 - 12:1020.01.2022 Online Exam - Tuwel Linkwritten20.12.2021 12:00 - 18.01.2022 12:00TISS6. Prüfung SS 2021 - ONLINE PRÜFUNG - Gruppe E

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
07.02.2019 00:01 04.04.2019 23:59 04.04.2019 23:59

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 240 Spatial Planning 2. Semester
033 526 Business Informatics STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Mandatory: exam in Economics (lecture)

Language

German