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PUBPOL 312/ENVIRON312

Environmental Politics and Policy

Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2014
11:30 am-1:00 pm EST
This course is an advanced offering on environmental politics and the environmental policy-making process.
PUBPOL 412

PUBPOL 412.001: Environ in Pub Pol

Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2016
10:00-11:30 am EST

Public policy embodies an assortment of value systems. While individual value systems express coherent, consistent approaches, public policy expresses an amalgam of values, with corresponding decrease in coherence/consistency.

PUBPOL 210

PUBPOL 210.001: Hlt&Society:Intro PH

Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EST

This course is intended to serve as an introduction to the major issues of health and health care in the United States — what they are, what determines them, and how they can be altered. In so doing, the course surveys the field of public health.

PUBPOL 521

PUBPOL 521.006: Introduction to Policy Writing

Wednesday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 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 750

PUBPOL 750.307: Special Topics

Stephanie Leiser
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EST
 

Oliver Wendell Holmes famously said that "Taxes are what we pay for civilized society," but who should pay and how much?  In this course, we will dev

PUBPOL 447

PUBPOL 447: Excel for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2019
10:00-11:20 am 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 571

PUBPOL 571: Econometrics

Jonathan Hanson
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2019
2:30-3:50 pm EST

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

PUBPOL 541

PUBPOL 541: International Trade Policy

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Fall 2006
9:02-9:02 pm EST
This course examines the policy issues of international trade, including trade in both goods and services and also international flows of direct investment and migration.
PUBPOL 744

PUBPOL 744: Economics of the Public Sector

Sharon Maccini
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Fall 2008
9:02-9:02 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 479

PUBPOL 479: Evaluating Public Policies

Paula Lantz
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2019
8:30-9:50 am EST

This 4-credit course will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of evaluation research design and methods as applied to public policies and programs.

PUBPOL 529

PUBPOL 529: Statistics

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Fall 2007
9:02-9:02 pm EST

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

PUBPOL 756

PUBPOL 756: Local Government, Opportunity for Activism

John Hieftje
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Fall 2007
9:02-9:02 pm 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 587

PUBPOL 587: Public Management

David Thacher
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Fall 2008
9:02-9:02 pm EST
This course is designed to introduce the students to what public managers do and to help provide the students with perspectives and opportunities for practice that will help them become effective public managers.