Assignments

Problem sets for the course consist largely of problems from the book, Buy at Amazon Persson, Torsten and Guido Tabellini. Political Economics: Explaining Economic Policy. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2002. ISBN: 9780262661317 (referred to as PT). Besides the problems from PT, some problem sets also include corrections or revisions of PT problems or additional problems.

ASSN # PROBLEM SETS PT PROBLEMS ADDITIONAL PROBLEMS
1 Problem set 1 (PDF) Chapter 2, #1-4  
2 Problem set 2 (PDF)

Chapter 3, #3-4

Chapter 6, #1

Chapter 14, #5

 
3 Problem set 3 (PDF) Chapter 5, #4 Problems 3.A (PDF) and 3.B (PDF)
4 Problem set 4 (PDF)

Chapter 4, #2

Chapter 16, #1

Problem 4.A (PDF)
5 Problem set 5 (PDF)

Chapter 2, #5

Chapter 5, #3

Chapter 7, #2-4