Fall 2007 Course Description

Politics and Process

Section Title: Perspectives in Public Policy
Instructor(s): Bobby Inman
Course: P A 383C - Politics and Process
(previously Policy Development)
Unique Number: 65535
Day & Time: Fridays, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: SRH 3.109
Waitlist Information:Dougald MacMillan, 512-232-5187
Notes: Cross list with LAW 371U-28900

This course fulfills requirements for the following specialization(s):

Description: This course examines the art and science of policy formulation in the areas of economics, national security, monetary policy, science, technology and trade. It examines the relationship between policy development at the federal, state, and local levels of government. The goal is to give students a better understanding of the key players in the policy development environment, and how the policy making environment affects the law, business, and policy arenas. The course features distinguished lecturers who will address broad issue areas at the federal, state, and local level. Past topics included monetary policy and the Federal Reserve, national security policy, media, and the intelligence community.

The course is offered to a limited number of students in the Graduate School of Business, School of Law, and the LBJ School of Public Affairs.

(For Business School listing only : This course is not a ?Texas Plus? course. )

This course is offered for letter grade only.

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