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PUBPOL 495

PUBPOL 495.002: Policy Seminar: Immigration Policy

Ann Lin
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2015
2:30-4:00 pm EDT Download Syllabus

Fifty years ago, the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act changed the racial and ethnic composition of America, while creating a system of choices - both intended and unintended - that continue to shape today's authorized and unauthorized migratio

PUBPOL 626

PUBPOL 626.001: The History and Future of Detroit

Walter Reynolds Farley
Wednesday
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Fall 2015
8:30-10:00 am EDT

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.

PUBPOL 201

PUBPOL 201.001: Systematic Thinking: Problems of the Day

Paul Courant
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2016
1:00-2:30 pm EDT

The main idea that we want to get across is implicit in the title: Systematic thinking - largely from the social sciences, but with the application of scientific methods and knowledge more generally - can make a significant difference in the way w

PUBPOL 201

PUBPOL 201.001: Systematic Thinking

Paul Courant
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2018
1:00-2:20 pm EDT Download Syllabus

The main idea that we want to get across is implicit in the title: Systematic thinking - largely from the social sciences, but with the application of scientific methods and knowledge more generally - can make a significant difference in the way w

PUBPOL 751-001

PUBPOL 751-001: Chinese Foreign Policy

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Fall 2007
6:57-6:57 am EDT
This part of the course introduces students to continuity and change in China's foreign policy, focusing on the reform era.
PUBPOL 559

PUBPOL 559: Accelerated Microeconomics

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Fall 2006
6:57-6:57 am EDT
This calculus-based course provides a fast-paced overview of the microeconomic models underlying the actions of consumers and households, firms, regulators, and other public institutions.
PUBPOL 575/BE 570

PUBPOL 575/BE 570: Tax Policy and Business

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Fall 2005
6:57-6:57 am EDT
An analysis, from the business and government policy perspectives, of some of the largest government programs that shape the economic environment.
PUBPOL 587

PUBPOL 587: Public Management

David Thacher
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Fall 2009
6:57-6:57 am EDT
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.
PUBPOL 580

PUBPOL 580: Values, Ethics, and Public Policy

John Ciorciari
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Fall 2013
6:57-6:57 am EDT
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 po
PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578: Applied Policy Seminar

Elisabeth Gerber
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Fall 2011
6:57-6:57 am EDT

The Applied Policy Seminar (APS) (now called Strategic Public Policy Consulting or SPPC) is an opportunity for students to conduct a semester-long faculty-supervised group consulting project for a real-world policy organization.

PubPol 628/Educ 628

PubPol 628/Educ 628: Democracy and Education

David Cohen
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Fall 2011
6:57-6:57 am EDT
When Americans write about democracy and education, they typically write about the constructive effects that education can have for democracy by improving future citizens' knowledge, political judgment, capacity for independent thought, and by buildi
PUBPOL 580

PUBPOL 580: Values, Ethics, and Public Policy

John Chamberlin
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Fall 2012
6:57-6:57 am EDT
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 po
PubPol 521

PubPol 521: Introduction to Policy Writing

David Morse
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Fall 2012
6:57-6:57 am EDT
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.  They will produce a good deal of writing - and receive detailed criticism - i