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PUBPOL 571

PUBPOL 571: Econometrics

Jonathan Hanson
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2020
10:00-11:20 am EDT

Students will understand how to design, execute, and interpret the results from advanced estimation techniques beyond the standard OLS model.

PUBPOL 577

PUBPOL 577: R for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2020
1:00-2:20 pm EDT

This course is an introduction to programming in the R statistical language. R is a flexible, open-source statistics platform which has gained broad adoption in a variety of fields.

PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578: Strategic Public Policy Consulting

Kaitlin Raimi
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2020
8:30-9:50 am EDT

Strategic Public Policy Consulting (SPPC) is an opportunity for students to conduct a faculty-supervised consulting project for a public, private, or non-profit sector policy organization at the local, state, national or international level.

PUBPOL 447

PUBPOL 447: Excel for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2020
4:00-5:20 pm EDT

This course is designed to familiarize students with core skills in data access, manipulation, analysis, and presentation using Excel (and Excel-like alternatives).

PUBPOL 580

PUBPOL 580.001: Values & Ethics in Public Policy

Megan Tompkins-Stange
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2020
10:00-11:20 am EDT

This course seeks to make students sensitive to and articulate about the ways in which moral and political values come into play in the American policy process, particularly as they affect non-elected public officials who work in a world shaped by

PUBPOL 521.012

PUBPOL 521.012: Introduction to Policy Writing

Alex Ralph
Thursday
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Fall 2020
4:00-5:20 pm EDT

This course teaches the norms of policy writing to 1st year policy students. Through small workshops, students will analyze approaches to different types of policy writing.

PUBPOL 778

PUBPOL 778: Project Skills Workshop

Thursday
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Fall 2020
4:00-5:20 pm EDT

This is a professional skills workshop that will be required for students enrolled in the SPPC (PP 578) and open to other MPP/ Master's student. To be offered each semester, concurrent with the SPPC.