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PUBPOL 529.001

PUBPOL 529.001: Statistics

Catherine Hausman
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2019
1:00-2:20 pm EST Download Syllabus

This course covers descriptive statistics, probability theory, probability distributions ( normal, binomial, chi-squared, F), sampling distributions, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.

PUBPOL 751-001

PUBPOL 751-001: Chinese Foreign Policy

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Fall 2005
8:03-8:03 pm EST
This part of the course introduces students to continuity and change in China's foreign policy, focusing on the reform era.
PUBPOL 810

PUBPOL 810: PhD Policy Research Seminar

John Leahy
Friday
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Fall 2019
1:00-2:20 pm EST

A bi-weekly one-credit seminar that introduces students to applied policy research. For students in the Ford School Joint Ph.D. program. Open to PhD students only.

PUBPOL 456

PUBPOL 456: Local Government, Opportunity for Activism

John Hieftje
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Fall 2010
8:03-8:03 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 778

PubPol 778: Project Skills Workshop

Elisabeth Gerber
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Fall 2010
8:03-8:03 pm 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
8:03-8:03 pm 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
8:03-8:03 pm 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.

PUBPOL 513

PUBPOL 513.001: Calculus

Carl Simon
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2015
1:00-2:30 pm EST

This course is designed specifically to provide students in all degree programs at the Ford School with the fundamental mathematical tools necessary for their subsequent coursework.

PUBPOL 555

PUBPOL 555.001: Microeconomics A

Justin Wolfers
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2016
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 510

PUBPOL 510.001: The Politics of Public Policy

Valenta Kabo
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
1:00-2:30 pm EST

This is a core course restricted to Ford School students only

This section of 510 aims to help you better understand policy analysis and the political environment within a context of American domestic politics at the national level.