Financing Government Operations
The Final Paper will be 10 double-spaced pages and will contribute 25% to the course grade.
Focus of the Final Paper
Utilizing a public policy of your choice from the local government where you reside, complete the following:
Analyze that local governmentâ€™s revenues and possible funding options for the chosen public policy.
Additionally, utilizing the local governmentâ€™s annual budgeting documents and any other pertinent documents, incorporate the following into your paper:
Describe restrictions that are (or could be) placed on those revenues. Evaluate how public policy decisions affect the receipt of revenues. Analyze the economic conditions that affect revenue projections. Recommend a revenue policy that aligns with community values.
The Final Paper should focus on real-life, real-time applications of topics covered in this course, including the uses you have seen and the uses you can envision.
Must use at least five scholarly sources