This seminar is co-taught by Professor Lawrence Summers of the Harvard Kennedy School. This seminar explores policymaking inside the federal government, with particular reference to significant issues confronted in recent years and to the likely shape of future challenges. Students will be asked to write either a series of short papers or a long paper at the end of the semester. Several outside speakers, with substantial high-level government experience, are expected to help lead some of the sessions.
Note: This course is jointly-listed at HKS as BGP-300.