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PUBPOL 201.001: Systematic Thinking

Richard Hall
Tuesday, Thursday
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 521.005: Introduction to Policy Writing

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

Fall 2018
9:00-11:50 am EDT

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


PUBPOL 567: STATA for Public Policy

Alton Worthington
Monday, Wednesday
Fall 2019
1:00-2:20 pm EDT

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 529: Statistics

Fall 2006
5:34-5:34 pm EDT
This course covers descriptive statistics, probability theory, probability distributions (normal, binomial, Poisson, exponential), sampling distributions, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.

PUBPOL 559: Accelerated Microeconomics

Fall 2005
5:34-5:34 pm EDT
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 717: Humanising History

Yazier Henry
Fall 2008
5:34-5:34 pm EDT
How do individuals, communities and nations remember and represent the past? How is the relationship between history, memory and forgetting displaced through the very forms of socio-cultural production that inscribe it?

PUBPOL 571: Econometrics

Jonathan Hanson
Monday, Wednesday
Fall 2020
10:00-11:20 am EDT

Students will understand how to design, execute, and interpret the results from advanced estimation techniques beyond the standard OLS model.


PUBPOL 541: International Trade Policy

Alan Deardorff
Fall 2013
5:34-5:34 pm EDT
This course examines the policy issues of international trade, including trade in both goods and services and also international flows of direct investment and migration.
PUBPOL 750.008

PUBPOL 750.008: Comparative Law

Valenta Kabo
Monday, Wednesday
Fall 2014
5:34-5:34 pm EDT Download Syllabus

Because law is one of the means through which policies are enacted, understanding the different structures of legal systems is a necessary for understanding policy promulgation in different country-contexts.


PUBPOL 580.001: Values, Ethics, and Public Policy

Joy Rohde
Tuesday, Thursday
Fall 2015
2:30-4:00 pm EDT Download Syllabus

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