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PUBPOL 510

PUBPOL 510.001: The Politics of Public Policy

Valenta Kabo
Tuesday, Thursday
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Fall 2017
1:00-2:30 pm EST

This is a core course restricted to Ford School students only

This section of 510 aims to help you better understand policy analysis and the political environment within a context of American domestic politics at the national level.

PUBPOL 529.001

PUBPOL 529.001: Statistics

Catherine Hausman
Monday, Wednesday
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Fall 2019
1:00-2:20 pm EST 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 EST

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 778

PUBPOL 778.001: Project Skills Workshop

Elisabeth Gerber
Friday
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Fall 2017
1:00-2:30 pm EST

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 830

PUBPOL 830.001: Immersion in Research

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

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 636

PUBPOL 636: Program Evaluation

Elisabeth Gerber
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Fall 2005
5:08-5:08 pm EST
The central issues addressed by this course are whether and how one ought to try to establish the extent to which public programs are achieving their goals. Are the goals being attained? If not, why not?
PUBPOL 534

PUBPOL 534: The Economics of Developing Countries

Dean Yang
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Fall 2008
5:08-5:08 pm EST
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 210/HMP200

PUBPOL 210/HMP200: Health and Society: Introduction to Public Health

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Fall 2006
5:08-5:08 pm EST
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 766

PUBPOL 766: Issues in U.S. National Security

Melvyn Levitsky
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Fall 2012
5:08-5:08 pm EST

This course concentrates on the foreign policy aspects of U.S. National Security. We will study the Cold War preface to current policy as well as broad issues of substance and process affecting national security policy.