Students getting this course will benefit because they will get to know a whole lot of sources of government revenue, what the government does with this revenue, why the government spend its revenue and what are some of the factors that will influence government spending. Students will have a fuel understanding about taxes be it direct and indirect taxes and how taxes affect our economy. This lesson public finance is very fruitful in the GCE; therefore students will benefit a lot if they take this lesson especially because everything has been broken down for the students to suit the understanding. Students will get to understand the concept of fiscal policy and its measures, types of budget, national debt, how the government manages the national debt and how the government can reduce the national debt.
Objectives of public finance
At the end of this lesson students are expected to know the following;
– Define the concept.
– Explain sources of government revenue
– Areas of government spending
– Reasons for government spending
– Factors that influence government spending
– The whole concept of tax including; the advantages and demerits
– Structure of taxation and many more
Hi am Felicia Williams an economics,logic and philosophy teacher.i have been teaching for 5years now and have gain lots of experience both from the field and the students .with my experience as a trained teacher I want to empowered all students all over Cameroon not only to pass the GCE but to learn and teach others
This lesson's good cuz it's inter-related with other topics, and it's simplified for easy understanding