Fall 2019  |  PA 5401 Section 001: Poverty, Inequality, and Public Policy (23923)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Credits:
3 Credits
Grading Basis:
Student Option
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Regular Academic Session
 
09/03/2019 - 12/11/2019
Mon, Wed 04:35PM - 05:50PM
UMTC, West Bank
Carlson School of Management 2-219
Enrollment Status:
Open (26 of 35 seats filled)
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Nature/extent of poverty/inequality in the United States, causes/consequences, impact of government programs/policies. Extent/causes of poverty/inequality in other developed/developing countries. prereq: Grad or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?hanra003+PA5401+Fall2019
Class Description:
Nature/extent of poverty/inequality in the United States, causes/consequences, impact of government programs/policies. Extent/causes of poverty/inequality in other developed/developing countries.
Grading:

- Reaction Paragraphs (15% of grade)

- Class Presentation and Class Participation (10% of grade)

- Short Memo on Poverty Measurement (10% grade)

- Policy Memos (40% grade)

- Final Group Project: (25% grade)

-Late work will receive penalty in grading.

Exam Format:
No exams, the assignments are your grades. There will be a final group paper and presentations. (Look to syllabus for more information)
Workload:
Look at syllabus below to see work load within course.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/23923/1199
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/hanra003_PA5401_Fall2016.docx (Fall 2016)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/hanra003_PA5401_Fall2015.docx (Fall 2015)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
17 November 2015

ClassInfo Links - Fall 2019 5000 Level Public Affairs Classes Taught by Maria Hanratty

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