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PubPol 475

PubPol 475: Topics: Issues in National Security

Melvyn Levitsky
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2021
2:30-3:50 pm EST

This course concentrates on the foreign policy aspects of U.S. National Security. We will study the Cold War preface to current policy as well as broad issues of substance and process affecting national security policy.

PubPol 736

PubPol 736: Poverty & Inequality

Natasha Pilkauskas
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2021
1:00-2:20 pm EST

This course examines the nature, extent and causes of poverty and inequality in the US relying on a multidisciplinary literature from sociology, political science, economics, and psychology.

PubPol 563

PubPol 563: Politics of Environmental Regulation

Barry Rabe
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2021
1:00-2:20 pm EST

This course will consider the capacity of North American political institutions to shape effective environmental protection policies, devoting primary emphasis to the United States but also examining Canada and Mexico.

PubPol 567

PubPol 567: STATA for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2021
4:00-5:20 pm EST

This course is an introduction to programming and working in STATA, a core statistical program in the social sciences. In a variety of fields, STATA remains the baseline program for analysis, data management, and visualization.

PUBPOL 683

PUBPOL 683: Elections & Campaigns

Gerald Hills
Tuesday
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Fall 2020
5:30-8:20 pm EST

This course can be taken in-person or remotely online.

The purpose of PubPol 683 is to examine campaigns and explain what happens and why.  Remember: There is no policy without victory.   

PUBPOL 687

PUBPOL 687: Negotiations

Deirdre Golden
Tuesday
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Fall 2020
2:30-5:20 pm EST

This course examines negotiation and social influence strategies for policy makers in the public, non-profit, and for-profit sectors.

PUBPOL 534

PUBPOL 534: Economics of Developing Countries

Dean Yang
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2020
1:00-2:20 pm 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 541

PUBPOL 541: International Trade Policy

Alan Deardorff
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2020
8:30-9:50 am EST

This course deals with the economics of international trade policy, most obviously tariffs on imports but also a variety of non-tariff barriers and other policies that impact international trade.  The topic has increased in importance under Presid