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A survey of American public policy. Topics will include policy analysis, policy process and agenda setting, and brief introductions to a number of policy areas.
Introduction to Public Policy Assignments:
Students in the class may choose from four of five assignments.
Assignment 1: Trends in Public Policy
Assignment 2: Weapons of Math Destruction
Assignment 3: The Rent is Too Damn High
Assignment 4: Balance the Budget