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PUBPOL 751-001

PUBPOL 751-001: Chinese Foreign Policy

Fall 2007
10:44-10:44 am EST
This part of the course introduces students to continuity and change in China's foreign policy, focusing on the reform era.

PUBPOL 559: Accelerated Microeconomics

Fall 2006
10:44-10:44 am 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 575/BE 570

PUBPOL 575/BE 570: Tax Policy and Business

Fall 2005
10:44-10:44 am EST
An analysis, from the business and government policy perspectives, of some of the largest government programs that shape the economic environment.

PUBPOL 587: Public Management

David Thacher
Fall 2009
10:44-10:44 am EST
This course is designed to introduce the students to what public managers do and to help provide the students with perspectives and opportunities for practice that will help them become effective public managers.

PUBPOL 580: Values, Ethics, and Public Policy

John Ciorciari
Fall 2013
10:44-10:44 am 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 750.101: Topics: Contemporary Public Policy Formation

Fall 2016
4:00-6:00 pm EST

The class deals with the political, practical and substantive facets of policy making. We do this by analyzing the passage - and sometimes failure - of signature pieces of federal legislation that imposed massive change on the country.


PUBPOL 567.001: Practicum in Data Analysis Using STATA

Jonathan Hanson
Fall 2017
9:00 am-12:00 pm EST

This course will provide students with a practical hands-on instruction in the analysis of survey data using the statistical package Stata. Students will learn how to investigate a variety of public policy issues using data from the U.S.


PhD Policy Research Seminar

Richard Hall
Fall 2017
12:00-1:30 pm EST

A bi-weekly one-credit seminar which introduces students to applied policy research.  For the students in the Ford School Joint PhD program.