Quantitative Methods for Policy Analysis

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Course Number: 
GAFL 6120

Course Section:

001

Program: 

  • Executive MPA

Course Type: 

  • Core

Instructor(s):

Semester: 

  • Fall 2022

Course Format:

Hybrid (on-campus and online)
On-Campus
On-Campus Day(s): 
Saturday
On-Campus Time(s): 

This is a "hybrid" course, with synchronous, online meetings and once-monthly, on-campus meetings in Philadelphia, PA. Fall 2022 on-campus meetings will be held the following Saturdays from 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.: September 10, October 15, November 12, and December 10. The class will also meet online every Monday evening from 5:15 - 6:15 p.m.

On-Campus Location:

Online
Online Day(s): 
Monday
Online Time: 
5:15 - 6:15 p.m.
Course Description: 

This course helps students learn how to make evidence-based decisions in a public sector context. The course introduces important data analysis skills and help students evaluate the quality of studies undertaken to measure the impact of public policies and programs.

Fels Institute of Government

The Fels Institute of Government
3814 Walnut St. 
Philadelphia, PA 19104

(215) 898-7326
felsinstitute@sas.upenn.edu