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Spring 2023 Public Affairs U6325 section 001
Critical Issues in Urban Public Policy
Critical Issues-Urban Pub Pol

Call Number 10411
Day & Time
W 11:00am-12:50pm
801 International Affairs Building
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Michael A Nutter
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description This course is designed to prepare future policymakers to critically analyze and evaluate key urban policy issues in US cities. It is unique in offering exposure to both practical leadership experience and urban affairs scholarship that will equip students to meet the challenges that face urban areas. Students will read academic articles and chapters from books dealing with urban politics and policy, and will hear from an exciting array of guest lecturers from the governmental, not-for-profit, and private sectors. Drawing from his experiences as former Mayor of Philadelphia, Mayor Michael Nutter will lay out the basic elements of urban government and policymaking, emphasizing the most important demographic, economic, and political trends facing urban areas.
Web Site Vergil
Department International and Public Affairs
Enrollment 34 students (35 max) as of 12:09PM Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Subject Public Affairs
Number U6325
Section 001
Division School of International and Public Affairs
Open To Architecture, Schools of the Arts, Business, Engineering:Graduate, GSAS, SIPA, Journalism, Law, Public Health, Professional Studies, Social Work
Campus Morningside
Section key 20231PUAF6325U001

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