Doing the Public's Business

Fall 2017 quarter

Taught by

political economy, community development and planning
  • MPA

This course explores how public programs, projects and services are conceived, approved, funded and financed; using case studies about environmental, infrastructure and affordable housing projects and activities. Students will learn about how resource allocation decisions are made, how public value is determined and how levels of government work with and sometimes against each other as they take action to meet public needs.

Program Details

Quarters

Fall Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location

Olympia

Time Offered

Evening and Weekend

Advertised Schedule

Oct 26-28, 6-9:30p Fri, 9a-5p Sat/Sun

Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning