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PUBPOL 642

PUBPOL 642: Socioeconomic Policy and Health Policy

James House
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Fall 2011
8:55-8:55 pm 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 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 659

PubPol 659: Risk Management and Policy - CANCELLED

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Fall 2012
8:55-8:55 pm EST
**This course will not be offered in Fall 2012. We anticipate offering it in Fall 2013.** Modern societies are dealing with a growing array of risks, including environmental pollution and newly discovered illnesses.
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 534

PUBPOL 534: The Economics of Developing Countries

Dean Yang
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Fall 2007
8:55-8:55 pm EST
This course surveys what we do and don't know about economic growth and poverty alleviation in developing countries. We begin by discussing alternative perspectives on the goals of development.
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 577

PUBPOL 577: R for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2020
1:00-2:20 pm EST

This course is an introduction to programming in the R statistical language. R is a flexible, open-source statistics platform which has gained broad adoption in a variety of fields.

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 578

PUBPOL 578: Applied Policy Seminar

Debra Horner
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Fall 2009
8:55-8:55 pm EST

The Applied Policy Seminar (APS) (now called Strategic Public Policy Consulting or SPPC) is an opportunity for students to do public sector consulting work for state and local governments and community development organizations in Ann Arbor, Detro

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.