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PubPol 567

PubPol 567: STATA for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2023
10:00-11:20 am EST

This course is an introduction to programming and working in STATA, a core statistical program in the social sciences. In a variety of fields, STATA remains the baseline program for analysis, data management, and visualization.

PubPol 577

PubPol 577: R for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2023
10:00-11:20 am EST

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 744

PubPol 744: Economics of the Public Sector

Nirupama Rao
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
4:30-5:50 pm EST

This is a course on how economists think about government revenue and government expenditures- how governments raise and spend public money. Public Finance is a subfield of microeconomics.

PubPol 750.003

PubPol 750.003: Comparative Law and Policy

Valenta Kabo
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
10:00-11:20 am EST

Because law is one of the means through which policies are enacted, understanding the different structures of legal systems is a necessary for understanding policy promulgation in different country-contexts.

PubPol 750.002

PubPol 750.002: Topics: Politics of Healthcare Reform

Jonathan Cohn
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
4:00-5:20 pm EST

This class will focus on answering the question of what it takes to pass a major piece of legislation -- and what that answer says about the structure of American government and nature of U.S. politics.

PubPol 746

PubPol 746: Social Welfare Policy

Luke Shaefer
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
1:00-2:20 pm EST

This course examines U.S. social welfare programs and policies targeting the nonelderly poor, emphasizing what we know from social science research about the strengths and weaknesses and the intended and unintended effects of these policies.

PubPol 736

PubPol 736: Poverty and Inequality

Natasha Pilkauskas
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2023
1:00-2:20 pm EST

This course examines the nature, extent and causes of poverty and inequality in the US relying on a multidisciplinary literature from sociology, political science, economics, and psychology.

PubPol 716

PubPol 716: Introduction to Chinese Policy

Ann Chih Lin
Friday
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Winter 2023
9:00-11:50 am EST

This course will introduce students to China and its policy and economic environments. Drawing on the expertise of Ford School faculty and outside guests, each class will focus on a different policy area.

PubPol 587.001

PubPol 587.001: Public Management: Survey Design

Kaitlin Raimi
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
1:00-2:20 pm EST

Part of successful management is knowing how employees, managers, citizens, and other stakeholders think and feel about organizations in general, about particular policies, and about new initiatives and programs.