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PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578.002: Applied Policy Seminar

Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2017
1:30-2:30 pm EDT

The Applied Policy Seminar (APS) (now called Strategic Public Policy Consulting or SPPC) is an opportunity for students to conduct a faculty-supervised consulting project for a public, private, or non-profit sector policy organization at the local

PUBPOL 521

PUBPOL 521.002: Introduction to Policy Writing

Thursday
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Fall 2017
11:30 am-1:00 pm EDT

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.

PUBPOL 744

PUBPOL 744.001: Economics of the Public Sector

Betsey Stevenson
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
10:00-11:30 am EDT

This is a course on how economists think about government revenue and government expenditures — how governments raise and spend public money. Public Finance is a subfield of microeconomics.

PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578.003: Applied Policy Seminar

Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EDT

Applied Policy Seminar (APS) (now called Strategic Public Policy Consulting or SPPC) is an opportunity for students to conduct a faculty-supervised consulting project for a public, private, or non-profit sector policy organization at the local, st

PUBPOL 521

PUBPOL 521.003: Introduction to Policy Writing

Tuesday
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Fall 2017
11:30 am-1:00 pm EDT

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.

PUBPOL 750

PUBPOL 750.103: Topics: Policy Implications of Detroit's Grand Bargain

Monday
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Fall 2017
6:00-8:00 pm EDT
 

Taught by editorial page editor of The Detroit News Nolan Finley

PUBPOL 521

PUBPOL 521.004: Introduction to Policy Writing

Thursday
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Fall 2017
11:30 am-1:00 pm EDT

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.

PUBPOL 201

PUBPOL 201.001: Systematic Thinking

Richard Hall
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
10:00-11:30 am EDT

The main idea that we want to get across is implicit in the title: Systematic thinking - largely from the social sciences, but with the application of scientific methods and knowledge more generally - can make a significant difference in the way w

PUBPOL 521

PUBPOL 521.005: Introduction to Policy Writing

Monday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EDT

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.

PUBPOL 479

PUBPOL 479.001: Evaluating Public Policies

Paula Lantz
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2017
1:00-2:30 pm EDT

This 3-credit course will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of evaluation research design and methods as applied to public policies and programs.

PUBPOL 210

PUBPOL 210.001: Hlt&Society:Intro PH

Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EDT

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 521

PUBPOL 521.006: Introduction to Policy Writing

Wednesday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EDT

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.

PUBPOL 750

PUBPOL 750.307: Special Topics

Stephanie Leiser
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
2:30-4:00 pm EDT
 

Oliver Wendell Holmes famously said that "Taxes are what we pay for civilized society," but who should pay and how much?  In this course, we will dev

PUBPOL 766

PUBPOL 766.001: Issues in U.S. National Security

Melvyn Levitsky
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2017
4:00-5:30 pm EDT

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 529

PUBPOL 529.001: Statistics

Jonathan Hanson
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2017
1:00-2:30 pm EDT

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

PUBPOL 556

PUBPOL 556.001: Macroeconomics

John Leahy
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2017
10:00-11:30 am EDT

This course teaches students the basic tools of macroeconomics and how to apply them to real world economic policy.