Environmental Ethics

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Assesses the cost and performance of technologies with the potential to reduce emissions. V 264 Urban Structure and Policy (3 cr.) An introduction to urban government and policy issues. One area of interest is increasing residents’ ability to make healthy eating choices by increasing access to fresh fruits and vegetables. Use of financial theory to understand the basics of financial management in the public sector such as cash and debt management and capital budgeting.

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The Age of Ecology

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This course introduces students to policy analysis and management by examining issues in the health sector. The University of Chicago’s Harris School of Public Policy offers Master’s, PhD, and Joint degrees to talented individuals. When a Chicago non-profit accepted his application for a job as a community organizer, Obama put on the garment of a Chicagoan. In general, the research is reported in a colloquium open to all students and faculty.

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Greening Citizenship: Sustainable Development, the State and

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Stier addressed the major challenges currently facing the federal workforce, including barriers to recruitment, a broken hiring process, a lack of meaningful measures and a lack of support and oversight. She was recently awarded the 2016 Best Book in Human Rights by the American Political Science Association (APSA) for her book Fulfilling Social and Economic Rights (2015, Oxford University Press, co-authored with Terra Lawson-Remer and Susan Randolph). Topics include administrative and policy models in spreadsheets, dynamic models in difference equations and spreadsheets, making decisions with multiple criteria, resource allocation, probability and decision trees, data bases and information management, and telecommunications in local networks and the Internet.

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Community Action and Climate Change (Routledge Advances in

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It fosters an appreciation of the complexity of policy problems and provides the basic tools used in policy design, implementation and evaluation. In March 1942, United States Army Corps Engineers troops from the lower 48 states started arriving in Northern Canada and Alaska to begin building the road. We are experiencing some problems, please try again. UW is currently ranked #9 in Public Affairs by U. It fosters an appreciation of the complexity of policy problems and provides the basic tools used in policy design, implementation and evaluation.

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Democratizing Technology: Risk, Responsibility and the

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E 340 Environmental Economics and Finance (3 cr.) This course familiarizes students with the principles of environmental economics, finance, and cost-benefit analysis. Three courses from at least two of the following areas – public policy, public administration, state and local government, or a substantive policy area (e.g. energy or environmental policy). As a small contribution to this effort, Columbia University's Earth Institute, School of International and Public Affairs, and School of Continuing Education have been fortunate enough to recruit Tom Jorling and Leon Billings to teach a course next year on the origins of environmental law.

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Sustainable Development: Processes, Challenges and Prospects

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The Jerusalem Center was founded in 1976 by the late Prof. In the field of neurotechnology, we have helped design and implement a major interagency initiative to expand and coordinate research and development of groundbreaking new drugs, devices, and diagnostics to treat or cure Alzheimer’s, ALS, and other diseases of the central nervous system. The HECUA student working here learned about organic farming by working on the farm completing tasks such as harvesting crops for market, covering crops, and saving seeds.

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Minding Nature: The Philosophers of Ecology (Democracy and

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Our widespread global network allows us the opportunity to respond to clients’ needs in a timely manner, delivering exceptional service by an experienced team not affected by cross-border limitations. Carl Nelson is Program and Policy Manager at the Center for Energy and the Environment with expertise in energy efficiency, development, and state and regional policy. C. and help tutor students at Anacostia High School. Prerequisites: Pos 517 or Pad 505 or Pub 505 or equivalent.

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Swimming Upstream: Collaborative Approaches to Watershed

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This course offers a broad introduction to the structure and function of the American political system at the national level, including the roles played by the president, Congress, the courts, the bureaucracy, political parties, interest groups and the mass media in the policy- making and electoral processes. Our position within electracy is not unlike that of Plato in literacy, if only in the sense of what we are attempting to do (and not what we have achieved).

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Handbook on Climate Change and Human Security

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United States housing policies since the New Deal, especially their distributional impact and their ability to expand housing production. C.; or earn a summer associate position at AmeriCorps. Students should consult with the College regarding the topic offered. Special topics in Public Administration and Policy will be selected for detailed examination. Commission on International Religious Freedom – Executive Director – $150k – Oct. 15 Visiting Nurse Association of America – Marketing Communications Manager – to $60k – Oct. 15 University of Wisconsin – Director of Federal Relations (use keyword 88043; the listing will appear w/ the title Special Assistant) – DC-based – Oct. 16 It's Friday, and we're fired up for Scherzer v.

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Environmental Policies (Routledge Revivals): An

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The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute recently entered into discussions with the Indiana Department of Correction, the Brain Injury Association of Indiana, and the PPI to address the problem of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in Indiana’s correctional facilities. If your email account is set to filter spam, please change your settings to allow all emails from empa@columbia.edu. The course emphasizes both theory (in lectures) and practical experience through developing and acting in role-play scenarios.

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