Cullis & Jones: Public Finance and Public Choice 3e
The following selection of questions illustrates topics discussed in the text. Generally speaking, questions have a core answer content that must be present to achieve acceptable answers. When this threshold is reached it is generally the case that further analysis is required to explain nuances of theories and debates.
Click the chapter links below to access discussion questions for each topic.
- Chapter 01
Market performance: possibilities and prescriptions
- Chapter 02
- Chapter 03
- Chapter 04
Collective decision-making: searching for the 'public interest'
- Chapter 05
Rent-seeking, public provision and the 'return to the market'
- Chapter 06
Evaluation of public expenditure: cost-benefit analysis
- Chapter 07
Tax theory: the basic concepts
- Chapter 08
Tax evasion and the black economy
- Chapter 09
- Chapter 10
- Chapter 11
Public choice aspects of macroeconomic policies
- Chapter 12
- Chapter 13
International issues and global goals
- Chapter 14
- Chapter 15
'Behavioural public finance' and the role of the public sector
- Chapter 16
Public sector failure and public expenditure growth