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Role of government in an economy

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this unit students will be able to

  • describe the government as a producer of goods and services and as an employer;
  • describe the aims of government policies, such as full employment, price stability, economic growth, redistribution of income, balance of payments stability;
  • discuss the possible conflicts between government aims;
  • describe the types of taxation (direct, indirect, progressive, regressive, proportional) and the impact of taxation;
  • discuss the government’s influence (regulation, subsidies, taxes) on private producers.

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