Economy, Society, and Public Policy

Dr. Andrew Heiss
357 Andrew Young School
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E-mail is the best way to get in contact with me. I will try to respond to all course-related e-mails within 24 hours (really), but also remember that life can be busy and chaotic for everyone (including me!), so if I don’t respond to your e-mail right away, don’t worry!

August 29–December 4, 2019
7:15–9:45 PM
Classroom South 301

This site contains the syllabus, schedule, and assignments for PMAP 8141: Economy, Society, and Public Policy, held during Fall 2019 at Georgia State University.

By the end of this course, you will (1) be literate in fundamental economic principles, (2) understand the limits of economic theory and free markets, (3) justify government and nonprofit intervention in the economy, and (4) make informed policy recommendations by analyzing and evaluating public sector policies.