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PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578: Applied Policy Seminar

Debra Horner
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Fall 2009
9:44-9:44 pm EST

The Applied Policy Seminar (APS) (now called Strategic Public Policy Consulting or SPPC) is an opportunity for students to do public sector consulting work for state and local governments and community development organizations in Ann Arbor, Detro

PUBPOL 642

PUBPOL 642: Socioeconomic Policy and Health Policy

James House
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Fall 2011
9:44-9:44 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 659

PubPol 659: Risk Management and Policy - CANCELLED

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Fall 2012
9:44-9:44 pm EST
**This course will not be offered in Fall 2012. We anticipate offering it in Fall 2013.** Modern societies are dealing with a growing array of risks, including environmental pollution and newly discovered illnesses.
PUBPOL 534

PUBPOL 534.001: Economics of Developing Countries

Dean Yang
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2015
10:00-11:30 am EST

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 513

PUBPOL 513.001: Calculus

Carl Simon
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2016
1:00-2:30 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 515

PUBPOL 515.451: Non-Mkt Strat

Tuesday
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Fall 2016
6:30-9:30 pm EST

Most business courses teach you how to play the game of business within the rules. This course is about the rules themselves, their creation and their enforcement.

PUBPOL 555

PUBPOL 555: Microeconomics A

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Fall 2005
9:44-9:44 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.
PUBPOL 500/SNRE 575

PUBPOL 500/SNRE 575: Thinking Analytically for Policy and Decision

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Fall 2008
9:44-9:44 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 456

PUBPOL 456: Local Government, Opportunity for Activism

John Hieftje
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Fall 2008
9:44-9:44 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 555

PUBPOL 555: Microeconomics A

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Fall 2009
9:44-9:44 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.
PUBPOL 529

PUBPOL 529: Statistics

Catherine Hausman
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Fall 2014
9:44-9:44 pm EST Download Syllabus

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