Policy Analysis II: Efficiency Analysis and Qualitative Data Analysis


This course is designed to provide you with practical experience in policy analysis. Policy analysisrequires not only analytical tools but also understanding of the policy context, and the ability to produceand communicate practical advice to policy makers. In this course, we’ll be defining, assessing, anddescribing public policy problems and predicting the effects of alternative policy options using costbenefitanalysis. Selected HBS cases will serve as a basis for class discussions.