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PubPol 577

PubPol 577: 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 521

PubPol 521: Introduction to Policy Writing

Beth Chimera
Thursday
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Winter 2021
11:30 am-12:50 pm EST

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 300

PubPol 300: Persuasive Policy Writing

Molly Spencer
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2021
1:00-2:20 pm EST

This course, structured as a seminar and writing workshop, intensively develops students' persuasive writing and critical reading skills through abundant practice and feedback.

PubPol 475

PubPol 475: Topics: Issues in National Security

Melvyn Levitsky
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2021
2:30-3:50 pm EST

This course concentrates on the foreign policy aspects of U.S. National Security. We will study the Cold War preface to current policy as well as broad issues of substance and process affecting national security policy.

PUBPOL 577

PUBPOL 577: R for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2020
1:00-2:20 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 578

PUBPOL 578: Strategic Public Policy Consulting

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

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 744

PUBPOL 744: Economics of the Public Sector

Betsey Stevenson
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2020
10:00-11:20 am 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 447

PUBPOL 447: Excel for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2020
4:00-5:20 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).