Public Financial Management
PURPOSE OF COURSE
course is designed to equip students with relevant knowledge about how the
government allocates revenue and how it spends it. i.e through taxation and
spends on construction of schools, hospitals.
Also why government imposes tax, through the knowledge acquired will
consequently act as a basis for improving effectiveness and transparency
accountability of public finance / funds.
the end of the course unit, students should be able to;;
To write the importance of public finance.
To describe the principles and characteristics of a good tax system to
interpret the classification of tax rates i.e. proportional tax, progressive
tax, regressive tax and digressive tax.
list the components of a national budget.
Explain the effects of a public expenditure Explain the terminologies used in
public debt management.