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PUBPOL 466: History & Future of Detroit

Walter Reynolds Farley
Tuesday, Thursday
Fall 2020
11:30 am-12:50 pm EST

No large American city grew more rapidly than Detroit from 1900 to the 1930s.  Thanks to Henry Ford and the automobile manufacturing,  Detroit became the prosperous axis mundi of the world vehicle industry.  After World War II, Detroit seemed pois

PubPol 778

PubPol 778: Project Skills Workshop

Elisabeth Gerber
Fall 2012
8:06-8:06 am EST

This is a professional skills workshop that is required for students enrolled in the Applied Policy Seminar (APS, PP578) and open to other MPP/ Master’s students. The workshop will be offered each semester, concurrent with the APS.

PubPol 510.004

PubPol 510.004: The Politics of Public Policy

Susan Waltz
Fall 2014
8:06-8:06 am EST Download Syllabus

In exploring such questions, this course aims to provide: • Familiarity with concepts and perspectives commonly used in the study and practice of international relations and foreign policy • Familiarity with global institutions that comprise the p


PUBPOL 578.001: Applied Policy Seminar

Elisabeth Gerber
Fall 2015
4:00-5:30 pm EST Download Syllabus

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 744.001: Economics of the Public Sector

Betsey Stevenson
Monday, Wednesday
Fall 2016
1:00-2:30 pm EST

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 521.004: Introduction to Policy Writing

Fall 2017
11:30 am-1:00 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.

PUBPOL 720/SI 621

PUBPOL 720/SI 621: Ethics, Values & Information Dilemmas

Fall 2007
8:06-8:06 am EST
The information revolution and the expanding use of information technology within all organizations, profit and non-profit, public and private, has created an environment in which access to massive quantities of information, at startling speeds, is n

PUBPOL 569: Applied Regression Analysis

John Chamberlin
Fall 2006
8:06-8:06 am EST
This course focuses on what a practitioner needs to know about multiple regression analysis, a key tool for policy analysis. It is an introduction to econometrics that is less mathematical and theoretical than PUBPOL 571.