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PUBPOL 529

PUBPOL 529.001: Statistics

Jonathan Hanson
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EST

This course covers descriptive statistics, probability theory, probability distributions (normal, binomial, Poisson, exponential), sampling distributions, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.

PUBPOL 475

PUBPOL 475.301: Topics: Community Development Finance

Friday
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Fall 2018
9:00-11:50 am EST

This course is designed to introduce students to the policy and practice of community development finance including how private sector developers and lenders work with nonprofits, foundations, and the public sector to promote affordable housing, e

PUBPOL 559

PUBPOL 559: Accelerated Microeconomics

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Fall 2007
9:10-9:10 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.
PUBPOL 650

PUBPOL 650: Introduction to Science and Technology Policy Analysis

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Fall 2007
9:10-9:10 pm EST
As it exposes students to the landscape of science and technology policymaking in the US and abroad, this course introduces theories and methodologies for science and technology policy analysis, with literature drawn from a range of disciplines, incl
PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578: Applied Policy Seminar

Elisabeth Gerber
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Fall 2011
9:10-9:10 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 628/Educ 628

PubPol 628/Educ 628: Democracy and Education

David Cohen
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Fall 2011
9:10-9:10 pm EST
When Americans write about democracy and education, they typically write about the constructive effects that education can have for democracy by improving future citizens' knowledge, political judgment, capacity for independent thought, and by buildi
PUBPOL 580

PUBPOL 580: Values, Ethics, and Public Policy

John Chamberlin
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Fall 2012
9:10-9:10 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 521

PubPol 521: Introduction to Policy Writing

David Morse
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Fall 2012
9:10-9:10 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.  They will produce a good deal of writing - and receive detailed criticism - i
PUBPOL 736

PUBPOL 736: Poverty & Inequality

Mary Corcoran
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Fall 2013
9:10-9:10 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

Kevin Stange
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Fall 2014
9:10-9:10 pm 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 495.003

PubPol 495.003: Policy Seminar: History and Public Policy

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Fall 2013
9:10-9:10 pm EST
Policy seminars are open only to undergraduates enrolled in the Ford School. These small, interdisciplinary courses will focus on particular public policy issues as reflected in the title of the course.
PUBPOL 642

PUBPOL 642: Socioeconomic Policy and Health Policy

James House
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Fall 2013
9:10-9:10 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 495

PUBPOL 495.002: Policy Seminar: Immigration Policy

Ann Lin
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2015
2:30-4:00 pm EST Download Syllabus

Fifty years ago, the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act changed the racial and ethnic composition of America, while creating a system of choices - both intended and unintended - that continue to shape today's authorized and unauthorized migratio

PUBPOL 626

PUBPOL 626.001: The History and Future of Detroit

Walter Reynolds Farley
Wednesday
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Fall 2015
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.