Economic Policy discussion Nilsson Econ 281(Nov 29, 2010) (1)

Economic Policy discussion Nilsson Econ 281(Nov 29, 2010) (1)

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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style 10/4/11 The role of government in the marketplace Guest lecture in Econ 281, November 29, 2010 10/4/11 Contact information Tomas Nilsson, tomas.nilsson@gov.ab.ca 10/4/11 3 things I hope you will get out of this conversation: 1. The quick and dirty definition of public policy 2. Four useful econom ic concepts and why economic policy matters 3. Examples of federal, provincial (territorial) and municipal policies 10/4/11 Lecture outline: GETS - PETS 10/4/11 Great reference book on government policy! Title: Government policy toward business Author: James A. Brander Publisher: Wiley 10/4/11 Caveat! None of the information presented in this slide show are the authors own original creation all / most information comes from existing publications, books, websites The reference for each slide is listed in the notes page of this presentation Lastly: We wont talk about macroeconomic policy Central banks role in the marketplace 10/4/11 Section a: jobs, jobs, jobs 10/4/11 Interesting statistics Canadian University Report, 2010 The ideal employer: Where do Canadian university undergraduates want to work after school? Is it at an exciting high-tech company? Or a powerful multinational corporation?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/04/2011 for the course ECON 281 taught by Professor Marchand during the Spring '10 term at University of Alberta.

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Economic Policy discussion Nilsson Econ 281(Nov 29, 2010) (1)

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