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PUBPOL 475

PUBPOL 475.009: Topics: Running, Serving, and Leading

Wednesday
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Fall 2015
4:00-7:00 pm EST

This course will give students a practical understanding of what it takes to run for office, serve as an officeholder, and what leadership amongst leaders means. It takes leadership to change, impact, create and implement policy.

PUBPOL 750.008

PUBPOL 750.008: Comparative Law and Public Policy

Valenta Kabo
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2015
1:00-2:30 pm 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 529

PUBPOL 529.001: Statistics

Jonathan Hanson
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2016
2:30-4:00 pm EST

This course covers descriptive statistics, probability theory, probability distributions (normal, binomial, Poisson, exponential), sampling distributions, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.

PUBPOL 479

PUBPOL 479.001: Evaluating Public Policies

Paula Lantz
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2017
1:00-2:30 pm EST

This 3-credit course will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of evaluation research design and methods as applied to public policies and programs.

PUBPOL 751-001

PUBPOL 751-001: Chinese Foreign Policy

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Fall 2005
1:48-1:48 am EST
This part of the course introduces students to continuity and change in China's foreign policy, focusing on the reform era.
PUBPOL 456

PUBPOL 456: Local Government, Opportunity for Activism

John Hieftje
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Fall 2010
1:48-1:48 am EST
What goes on in city government is in many ways more important to our lives than what happens in Washington. This course goes beyond the structure and theory of municipal government to look at how things really happen at the local level.
PubPol 778

PubPol 778: Project Skills Workshop

Elisabeth Gerber
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Fall 2010
1:48-1:48 am EST

This is a professional skills workshop that is required for students enrolled in the Applied Policy Seminar (APS, PP578) and open to other MPP/ Master’s students. The workshop will be offered each semester, concurrent with the APS.

PUBPOL 631

PUBPOL 631: Economics of Education

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Fall 2011
1:48-1:48 am EST
This course examines a number of popular approaches to education reform, using an economic lens to understand the theoretical rationale and potential impact of each.
PubPol 626

PubPol 626: The History and Future of Detroit

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Fall 2012
1:48-1:48 am EST

No metropolis played a greater role in shaping the Twentieth Century world than did Detroit. This course focuses upon the history and future of Detroit emphasizing the private and governmental policies that now seek to revitalize the city.