Maxwell School, Syracuse University

Class slides for PAI 812 - Ph.D. Seminar, Public Finance (Spring 2017)

Lecture 1   - The Property Tax

Lecture 2   - Public Production Functions

Lecture 3   - Program Evaluation

Lecture 4   - Cost Functions

Lecture 5   - Cost Indexes and Pupil Weights

Lecture 6   - School District Consolidation

Lecture 7   Demand for Public Services: The Median Voter and Other Approaches

Lecture 8   - State Aid

Lecture 9   - Bidding and Sorting

Lecture 10 - Property Tax Capitalization

Lecture 11 - Hedonics

Lecture 12 - School Quality Capitalization

Lecture 13 - Sales Taxes

Lecture 14 - Property Tax Incidence

Lecture 15 - Tax Competition

Lecture 16 - Tax Rates and Economic Development

Lecture 17 - Tax Breaks and Economic Development

Lecture 18 - Infrastructure

Lecture 19 - Bond Markets

Lecture 20 - Income Taxes

Lecture 21 - Public Prices or User Fees

Lecture 22 - The Behavioral Impacts of Property Tax Relief: Salience, Complexity, or Framing?

 

 

Trustee Professor of Public Administration and Economics