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Government Economic Policy Course


Government Economic Policy
Government Economic Policy

Learn how to understand budgetary policies using flow charts to illustrate the process


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Course Description

Using an interactive, multimedia design, this course introduces the learner to government policy from an economic perspective. Learners are given a rigorous introduction to budgetary policy via topics such as resource allocation and distribution of wealth. Microeconomic policy is then examined in the context of strengths and weaknesses and finally, the course delves into the topic of government market intervention and investigates a variety of markets types, the reasons for intervention and how intervention occurs. This course is a useful introduction to those who wish to learn and understand the role government policies play in shaping economic outcomes.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

On completing this course you will understand budgetary policy, using flow charts to easily illustrate each process. You will know the meaning of the microeconomic policy and its strengths and weaknesses. It is designed to affect parts of the economy including domestic economic stability, income, wealth, resource allocation and external stability. You will be more aware of the reasons for government intervention.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 139 votes
Course Title: Government Economic Policy
Course #: 200
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 2
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description: Using an interactive, multimedia design, this course introduces the learner to government policy from an economic perspective. Learners are given a rigorous introduction to budgetary policy via topics such as resource allocation and distribution of wealth. Microeconomic policy is then examined in the context of strengths and weaknesses and finally, the course delves into the topic of government market intervention and investigates a variety of markets types, the reasons for intervention and how intervention occurs. This course is a useful introduction to those who wish to learn and understand the role government policies play in shaping economic outcomes.
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Release Date: 28 February 2011
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • RAMESHWAR NEMANE
    RAMESHWAR NEMANE India Economic policy refers to the actions that governments take in the economic field. It covers the systems for setting levels of taxation, government budgets, the money supply and interest rates as well as the labor market, national ownership, and many other areas of government interventions into the economy. 2016-07-22 10:07:07
  • Wesley Yosia
    Wesley Yosia Papua New Guinea This course have help me much to understand better in Domestic Economic stability and Government Economic policy has my country is facing Economic deficit, when all the budgets were excessively spend in infrastructures. The course modules basically helped me very much to distinguish economic impacts. 2016-07-17 04:07:19
  • Esegiel Kandetu
    Esegiel Kandetu [[]] The Governments as an economic agents of the states are usually responsible for both fiscal and monetary policy that guiding them in terms of resource allocation( spending), to ensure there is a high level of prosperity and development in critical economic sectors. Since most governments are known to poor budgeting, increased increased government spending that often results in even higher taxes for unforseen budget deficits. Economic policy is also important for economic management. Hence, this course is very important as it encreased students capacity in government economic policies development and reform that includes trading with international governments etc. 2016-07-07 12:07:56
  • N'kpomin N'da
    N'kpomin N'da United States of America short,concise and pragmatic course 2016-05-26 22:05:56
  • Bibi Ricardo Traseph
    Bibi Ricardo Traseph Cameroon Very interested a course as it was easy to assimilate. 2016-05-26 16:05:28
  • Andres Felipe Yepes Ruiz
    Andres Felipe Yepes Ruiz Colombia Great course. As a political scientist working within the government, it's a great group of tools, easy to understand and to apprehend. Thank you. 2016-04-25 20:04:08
  • Gyabaah Matthew
    Gyabaah Matthew Ghana This course has been a real eye-opener for me regarding the true goals of government economic policies, particularly, micro economic policies. It has endowed me with the requisite knowledge to monitor and extensively evaluate the effects of real economic policies undertaken by the government in my home country, Ghana and the perceived goals they are intended to achieve. 2016-03-11 12:03:15
  • Eziokwu Egbuka
    Eziokwu Egbuka Nigeria Very educative and easy to understand. 2016-01-28 07:01:24
  • Prem Kumar
    Prem Kumar Pakistan This course was very helpful and hope that this will create positive impacts in my career ahead. 2015-10-02 04:10:27
  • John Obajinmi
    John Obajinmi Nigeria Very informative 2015-09-23 13:09:17
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