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PUBPOL 750

PUBPOL 750.501: Topics: Community Development Finance: Lessons from the Field

Dudley Benoit
Friday
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Fall 2018
9:00-11:50 am EDT

Taught by Dudley Benoit Towsley Policymaker in Residence, Director of Community Development Investments at Santander

PUBPOL 578

PUBPOL 578.001: Applied Policy Seminar

Elisabeth Gerber
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2018
1:00-2:20 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 778

PUBPOL 778.001: Project Skills Workshop

Elisabeth Gerber
Friday
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Fall 2018
10:00-11:20 am EDT

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

PUBPOL 201

PUBPOL 201.001: Systematic Thinking

Paul Courant
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2018
1:00-2:20 pm EDT Download Syllabus

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 810

PUBPOL 810.001: PhD Policy Research Seminar

John Leahy
Friday
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Fall 2018
1:00 pm-2:20 am EDT

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

Students will meet on the following dates: 9/7, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, 11/30

PUBPOL 210

PUBPOL 210.001: Health & Society

Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2018
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 830

PUBPOL 830.001: Immersion in Research

John Leahy
Friday
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Fall 2018
1:00-2:20 pm EDT

This course is designed to immerse students in a major research project of their own design. By the end of the two-semester course, students will be required to produce a polished paper, which can later be incorporated into their thesis.

PUBPOL 710

PUBPOL 710.001: Interdisciplinary Problem Solving

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Fall 2018
2:31-2:31 am EDT
  
 

Interdisciplinary Problem Solving --- "Interdisciplinary Problem Solving" is a course offered at the Law School through the Problem Solving Initiative (PSI).

PUBPOL 677

PUBPOL 677.001: Immigration Policy

Ann Lin
Monday, Wednesday
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Winter 2018
2:30-4:00 pm EDT

Immigration is a phenomenon that touches upon every aspect of American society, from economic growth to neighborhood institutions to national culture.

PUBPOL 468

PUBPOL 468.001: Oil & Gas Policy in the US

Daniel Raimi
Monday
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Winter 2018
4:00-7:00 pm EDT

Hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling have made the United States the world's largest producer of oil and natural gas. What does that mean for the domestic economy, energy prices, foreign policy, climate change, and local environments?