Local Government Finance

Spring 2014 quarter

Taught by

political economy, community development and planning

This course provides students with a basic understanding of the sources and uses of revenues that are available to local governments to support public programs, services and projects. Emphasis is placed on learning about the politics of the budgetary process as well as understanding the fundamentals of the statutory framework that cities, counties and special purpose districts must work within as they strive to sustain their core services.


Program Details

Location and Schedule

Campus location



Offered during: Evening and Weekend

Advertised schedule: April 25-27, 5-9p Fri, 9a-5p Sat/Sun


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Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning: Access to web-based tools required, but use of these tools does not displace any face-to-face instruction.

Registration Information

Credits: 2 (Spring)

Class standing: Graduate

Maximum enrollment: 15


Course Reference Number

(2 GR credits): 30353

Go to my.evergreen.edu to register for this program.