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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 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 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.

PUBPOL 750

PUBPOL 750.307: Special Topics

Stephanie Leiser
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EST
 

Oliver Wendell Holmes famously said that "Taxes are what we pay for civilized society," but who should pay and how much?  In this course, we will dev

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 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 541

PUBPOL 541: International Trade Policy

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Fall 2006
10:00-10:00 pm EST
This course examines the policy issues of international trade, including trade in both goods and services and also international flows of direct investment and migration.
PUBPOL 744

PUBPOL 744: Economics of the Public Sector

Sharon Maccini
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Fall 2008
10:00-10:00 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 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 766

PUBPOL 766: Issues in U.S. National Security

Melvyn Levitsky
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Fall 2011
10:00-10:00 pm EST
This course concentrates on the foreign policy aspects of U.S. National Security. We will study the Cold War preface to current policy as well as broad issues of substance and process affecting national security policy.
PUBPOL 736

PUBPOL 736: Poverty & Inequality

Mary Corcoran
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Fall 2012
10:00-10:00 pm EST
This course analyzes the conditions and causes of poverty within the United States and the variety of economic, social, and political responses to it.
PUBPOL 555

PUBPOL 555: Microeconomics A

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Fall 2013
10:00-10:00 pm 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.