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PUBPOL 513

PUBPOL 513.001: Calculus

Carl Simon
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2018
1:00-2:20 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 210

PUBPOL 210.001: Health and Society: Introduction to Public Health

Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2015
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 475

PUBPOL 475.101: Topics: Contemporary Public Policy Formation

Monday
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Fall 2016
4:00-6:00 pm EST

The class deals with the political, practical and substantive facets of policy making. We do this by analyzing the passage - and sometimes failure - of signature pieces of federal legislation that imposed massive change on the country.

PUBPOL 626

PUBPOL 626.001: The History and Future of Detroit

Walter Reynolds Farley
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
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 210

PUBPOL 210.001: Health & Society

Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2018
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 541

PUBPOL 541: International Trade Policy

Robert Stern
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Fall 2007
10:47-10:47 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 655

PUBPOL 655: Energy in World Politics

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Fall 2007
10:47-10:47 pm EST
Pubpol 655: Energy in World Politics Instructor: Dan Plafcan, dplafcan@umich.edu M/W 1:00-2:30, 1210 Weill Hall This seminar course explores the development, use, and governance of energy systems throughout th
PUBPOL 594/SNRE 575

PUBPOL 594/SNRE 575: Thinking Analytically for Policy and Decision

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Fall 2010
10:47-10:47 pm EST
The course will develop the skills of using analytic methods and models to understand real decisions and policy issues, drawn from the realms of natural resource management, public policy, business strategy, politics, negotiations, and conflict.
PUBPOL 778

PUBPOL 778: Project Skills Workshop

Thursday
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Fall 2020
4:00-5:20 pm EST

This is a professional skills workshop that will be required for students enrolled in the SPPC (PP 578) and open to other MPP/ Master's student. To be offered each semester, concurrent with the SPPC.

PUBPOL 559

PUBPOL 559: Accelerated Microeconomics

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Fall 2009
10:47-10:47 pm EST
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.