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PubPol 744

PubPol 744: Economics of the Public Sector

Nirupama Rao
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
4:30-5:50 pm 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 750.003

PubPol 750.003: Comparative Law and Policy

Valenta Kabo
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
10:00-11:20 am EDT

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 750.002

PubPol 750.002: Topics: Politics of Healthcare Reform

Jonathan Cohn
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
4:00-5:20 pm EDT

This class will focus on answering the question of what it takes to pass a major piece of legislation -- and what that answer says about the structure of American government and nature of U.S. politics.

PubPol 746

PubPol 746: Social Welfare Policy

Luke Shaefer
Tuesday, Thursday
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Winter 2023
1:00-2:20 pm EDT

This course examines U.S. social welfare programs and policies targeting the nonelderly poor, emphasizing what we know from social science research about the strengths and weaknesses and the intended and unintended effects of these policies.

PubPol 638

PubPol 638: Integrated Policy Exercise (IPE)

Elisabeth Gerber
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Winter 2023
8:14-8:14 pm EDT

The Integrated Policy Exercise provides students with a week long opportunity to work intensively on a policy issue. All students participate as part of a team representing different constituencies with an interest in the problem being studied.

PubPol 633

PubPol 633: Qualitative Methods

William Lopez
Monday
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Winter 2023
8:30-11:20 am EDT Download Syllabus

This course serves as an introduction to qualitative methods for MPP/MPA students.  We will examine a range of qualitative methodological approaches, with special emphasis on observational and interview-based research.