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PUBPOL 555

PUBPOL 555.001: Microeconomics A

Justin Wolfers
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2018
10:00-11:20 am EST Download Syllabus

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.

PUBPOL 756

PUBPOL 756: Local Government, Opportunity for Activism

John Hieftje
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Fall 2009
9:42-9:42 pm EST
What goes on in city government is in many ways more important to our lives than what happens in Washington. This course goes beyond the structure and theory of municipal government to look at how things really happen at the local level.
PUBPOL 580

PUBPOL 580: Values, Ethics, and Public Policy

John Ciorciari
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Fall 2011
9:42-9:42 pm 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 612

PubPol 612: Human Security

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Fall 2012
9:42-9:42 pm EST
At the core of human security are specific answers to security for whom, from what, and by what means.  Its fundamental assumptions are:  (a) That the individual is one of the referents for security; (b) That the security of the individual or the gro
PUBPOL 210/HMP200

PUBPOL 210/HMP200: Health and Society: Introduction to Public Health

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Fall 2013
9:42-9:42 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 513

PUBPOL 513: Calculus

Carl Simon
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Fall 2009
9:42-9:42 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 632

PUBPOL 632: Policy Analysis Practicum

Brian Jacob
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Fall 2009
9:42-9:42 pm EST
The goal of this course is to provide students with an opportunity to get their "hands dirty" with actual policy work, both as a way to utilize some of the skills they have learned in their other courses as well as to help them learn about many of th
PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578: Applied Policy Seminar

Elisabeth Gerber
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Fall 2010
9:42-9:42 pm EST

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.

PubPol 510

PubPol 510: The Politics of Public Policy

Richard Hall
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Fall 2013
9:42-9:42 pm EST
Policy analysis is a profession that brings systematic thinking and social scientific evidence to bear on substantive problems, but policymakers seldom defer to expert judgments.
PUBPOL 692

PUBPOL 692: Thinking About Crime

David Thacher
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Fall 2013
9:42-9:42 pm EST
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.