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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.
Addresses devolution and decentralization of government services in a national and international context and then focuses on the local public-sector response in the United States. Privatization, intermunicipal cooperation, and internal restructuring are reviewed, including changing roles for the private sector, nonprofit sector, and unions. Implications for policy, program design, public advocacy, and citizen involvement are addressed. A special topic may include welfare reform. Graduate students are expected to write a major research paper in addition to short papers throughout the semester.
When Offered Spring.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ECON 1110 or equivalent.
Credits and Grading Basis
4 Credits Stdnt Opt(Student Option)
Class Number & Section Details
- WF Sibley Hall 208
This course can be applied toward the Regional Development and Globalization requirement for URS majors.
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