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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).

PUBPOL 580

PUBPOL 580.001: Values & Ethics in Public Policy

Megan Tompkins-Stange
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2020
10:00-11:20 am EST

This course seeks to make students sensitive to and articulate about the ways in which moral and political values come into play in the American policy process, particularly as they affect non-elected public officials who work in a world shaped by

PUBPOL 521.012

PUBPOL 521.012: Introduction to Policy Writing

Alex Ralph
Thursday
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Fall 2020
4:00-5:20 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 510.004

PubPol 510.004: The Politics of Public Policy

Susan Waltz
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Fall 2014
10:35-10:35 am EST Download Syllabus

In exploring such questions, this course aims to provide: • Familiarity with concepts and perspectives commonly used in the study and practice of international relations and foreign policy • Familiarity with global institutions that comprise the p

PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578.001: Applied Policy Seminar

Elisabeth Gerber
Monday
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Fall 2015
4:00-5:30 pm EST Download Syllabus

The Applied Policy Seminar (APS) (now called Strategic Public Policy Consulting or 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

PUBPOL 744

PUBPOL 744.001: Economics of the Public Sector

Betsey Stevenson
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2016
1:00-2:30 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 495.003

PubPol 495.003: Policy Seminar: History and Public Policy

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Fall 2013
10:35-10:35 am EST
Policy seminars are open only to undergraduates enrolled in the Ford School. These small, interdisciplinary courses will focus on particular public policy issues as reflected in the title of the course.
PUBPOL 642

PUBPOL 642: Socioeconomic Policy and Health Policy

James House
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Fall 2013
10:35-10:35 am EST
This course explores how and why socioeconomic policies (e.g., education, income/welfare, civil rights, macroeconomics/employment, housing/urban policies) may be as or more consequential for population health as “health” policies (i.e., health care a
PUBPOL 521

PUBPOL 521.004: Introduction to Policy Writing

Thursday
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Fall 2017
11:30 am-1:00 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 555

PUBPOL 555.001: Microeconomics A

Justin Wolfers
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2017
10:00-11:30 am EST

This course begins a two-term sequence designed to provide students with an understanding of the economic implications of public policies and with analytic tools useful in system design and policy planning.

PUBPOL 750

PUBPOL 750.509: Topics: Economic Development in the Persian Gulf

Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
4:00-5:30 pm EST
 

The Persian Gulf is characterized by countries whose economies are built around a valuable natural resource, oil.  In political science and internati