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PUBPOL 692

PUBPOL 692.001: Thinking about Crime

David Thacher
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2015
10:00-11:30 am EDT Download Syllabus

As Chief of the New York City Police Department, William Bratton was fond of saying that the crime rate has the same meaning for a police department as profits have for a business--that the crime rate is the bottom line of policing.

PUBPOL 495

PUBPOL 495.004: Topics: Comparative Law and Policy

Valenta Kabo
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2015
1:00-2:30 pm EDT

Because law is one of the means through which policies are enacted, understanding the different structures of legal systems is a necessary for understanding policy promulgation in different country-contexts.

PUBPOL 830

PUBPOL 830.001: Immersion in Research

Brian Jacob
Friday
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Fall 2016
11:30 am-1:00 pm EDT

This course is designed to immerse students in a major research project of their own design. By the end of the two-semester course, students will be required to produce a polished paper, which can later be incorporated into their thesis.

PUBPOL 751-001

PUBPOL 751-001: Chinese Foreign Policy

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Fall 2007
3:55-3:55 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
3:55-3:55 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
3:55-3:55 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
3:55-3:55 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 534

PUBPOL 534: Economics of Developing Countries

Dean Yang
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2020
1:00-2:20 pm EDT

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 580

PUBPOL 580: Values, Ethics, and Public Policy

John Ciorciari
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Fall 2013
3:55-3:55 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
3:55-3:55 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.