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PubPol 710.001

PubPol 710.001: Acting on Climate Change

Tuesday
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Winter 2021
3:15-6:30 pm EST

The Law School's Problem Solving Initiative classes are open to all U-M graduate and professional students.

PubPol 477

PubPol 477: R for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2021
4:00-5:20 pm 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 475

PubPol 475: Topics: Psychology of Climate Change

Kaitlin Raimi
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2021
1:00-2:20 pm EST

Climate change often feels like a problem that our brains have been hardwired to ignore. Climate change is abstract and complex, making it hard for non-scientists (including policy-makers) to understand.

PubPol 563

PubPol 563: Politics of Environmental Regulation

Barry Rabe
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2021
1:00-2:20 pm EST

This course will consider the capacity of North American political institutions to shape effective environmental protection policies, devoting primary emphasis to the United States but also examining Canada and Mexico.

PubPol 467

PubPol 467: STATA for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2021
4:00-5:20 pm 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 647

PubPol 647: Excel for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2021
2:30-3:50 pm EST

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

PubPol 567

PubPol 567: STATA for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2021
4:00-5:20 pm 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 750

PubPol 750: Topics: Psychology of Climate Change

Kaitlin Raimi
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2021
1:00-2:20 pm EST

Climate change often feels like a problem that our brains have been hardwired to ignore. Climate change is abstract and complex, making it hard for non-scientists (including policy-makers) to understand.

PubPol 474

PubPol 474: Values & Ethics: Comparative Law

Valenta Kabo
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2021
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 568

PubPol 568: STATA Practicum

Jonathan Hanson
Friday
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Winter 2021
9:00-11:50 am EST

This course will provide students with a practical hands-on instruction in the analysis of survey data using the statistical package Stata. Students will learn how to investigate a variety of public policy issues using data from the U.S.