Oct 18, 2018  
Graduate Record 2017-2018 
Graduate Record 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

PPOL 5345 - Turkey and the USA: Poverty, Politics, and Social Policy

This course compares social policy in NATO Allies Turkey and the US. Social policy consists of health, education, and social protection (welfare and social security). Turkey and the US have very different social policy environments, reflecting different histories and politics. This seminar will look at a different aspect of poverty, politics, and social policy each week, with one class meeting on the US and one on Turkey. STATA not required.

Credits: 3