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PUBPOL 513

PUBPOL 513: Calculus

Carl Simon
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Fall 2007
7:39-7:39 am 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 650

PUBPOL 650: Introduction to Science and Technology Policy Analysis

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Fall 2006
7:39-7:39 am EST
As it exposes students to the landscape of science and technology policymaking in the US and abroad, this course introduces theories and methodologies for science and technology policy analysis, with literature drawn from a range of disciplines, incl
PUBPOL 580

PUBPOL 580: Values, Ethics, and Public Policy

John Chamberlin
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Fall 2009
7:39-7:39 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 po
PUBPOL 529

PUBPOL 529: Statistics

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Fall 2011
7:39-7:39 am EST
This course covers descriptive statistics, probability theory, probability distributions (normal, binomial, Poisson, exponential), sampling distributions, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.
PUBPOL 564

PUBPOL 564: Government Regulation of Industry and Environment

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Fall 2011
7:39-7:39 am EST
Basic economic principles and methods are used to identify the circumstances in which government intervention can improve industrial efficiency, and to investigate successful and unsuccessful regulatory strategies.
PUBPOL 513

PUBPOL 513: Calculus

Carl Simon
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Fall 2012
7:39-7:39 am 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 495

PUBPOL 495.002: Policy Seminar: Immigration Policy

Ann Lin
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2015
2:30-4:00 pm EST 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 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 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 EST

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 EST 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 475

PUBPOL 475.306: Topics in Public Policy

Catherine Hausman
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2018
10:00-11:20 am EST Download Syllabus

This course focuses on the economics of energy and environmental regulations in the United States.  It is designed to give students practical experience in making connections between intermediate microeconomic concepts and real-world regulatory po