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PUBPOL 529.001

PUBPOL 529.001: Statistics

Catherine Hausman
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2019
1:00-2:20 pm EDT Download Syllabus

This course covers descriptive statistics, probability theory, probability distributions ( normal, binomial, chi-squared, F), sampling distributions, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.

PUBPOL 810

PUBPOL 810: PhD Policy Research Seminar

John Leahy
Friday
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Fall 2019
1:00-2:20 pm EDT

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

PUBPOL 519

PUBPOL 519: Sustainable Energy Systems

Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2019
2:30-3:50 pm EDT

Instructor: Dr. Greg Keoleian, Peter M. Wege Endowed Professor of Sustainable Systems; Director, Center for Sustainable Systems

PUBPOL 534

PUBPOL 534: Economics of Developing Countries

Dean Yang
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2019
2:30-3:50 pm EDT

This course surveys what we do and don't know about economic growth and poverty alleviation in developing countries. We begin by discussing alternative perspectives on the goals of development.

PUBPOL 830

PUBPOL 830: PhD 3rd year course: Immersion in Research

John Leahy
Friday
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Fall 2019
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 479

PUBPOL 479: Evaluating Public Policies

Paula Lantz
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2019
8:30-9:50 am EDT

This 4-credit course will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of evaluation research design and methods as applied to public policies and programs.