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Place-Making Policies (PUBLPOL 225, URBANST 170)

Requirements: 
WAY-SI
220

This reading and research seminar considers the numerous ways that governments conduct social policy by shaping and remaking geographic places. Representative topics include: housing aid programs, exclusionary zoning, controls on internal migration and place of residence, cars and their place in cities, and the politics of western water projects. Students will conduct original field research on the consequences of these policies for economic, social, and political outcomes. Prerequisites: None.

Subject: 
POLISCI
Course ID: 
218 123
Grading: 
Letter (ABCD/NP)