Urban Policy

Requirements for the Urban Policy Concentration for MPP students include completing at least 3 gateway courses, taking courses from at least 2 of the different focus areas, and fulfilling enough courses to satisfy the unit requirement. Requirements for the Urban Policy Concentration for Coterminal students include completing at least 1 gateway course and fulfilling enough elective courses to satisfy the unit requirement. 

The list of graduate level gateway and elective concentration courses may also be found in the Stanford Bulletin. Note that this is not an exhaustive list; students may select other courses for their concentration with the approval of their faculty advisor. 

Affiliated Faculty

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Political Science
Public Policy
Department of Earth System Science
Public Policy
Political Science

Gateway Courses

No courses offered in the current year.

Elective Courses

Title
Instructor
Quarter
Day, Time, Location

Kopperud, R. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Spring

Archie, P. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Spring

Monday
1:00 PM
2:00 PM

Hoxby, C. (PI)
Dobbin, C. (TA)

2020 - 2021
Autumn

Monday Wednesday
2:30 PM
4:20 PM

Valant, J. (PI)
Tuggle Matheny, K. (TA)

2020 - 2021
Spring

Friday
8:30 AM
11:20 AM

Reich, R. (PI)
Willer, R. (PI)
Powell, W. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Autumn

Friday
10:00 AM
11:50 AM

Reich, R. (PI)
Willer, R. (PI)
Powell, W. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Winter

Friday
10:00 AM
11:50 AM

Reich, R. (PI)
Willer, R. (PI)
Powell, W. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Spring

Friday
10:00 AM
11:50 AM

Hancock, R. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Spring

Wednesday
4:00 PM
5:20 PM

Jimenez, M. (GP)
Baksy, A. (TA)
Souchier, M. (TA)
Lu, X. (TA)
Sobolev, T. (TA)
Admati, A. (PI)
Ponce, S. (GP)

2020 - 2021
Autumn

Tuesday Thursday
8:30 AM
9:50 AM

Jackson, M. (PI)
Torche, F. (PI)
Grusky, D. (PI)
Freese, J. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Autumn

Friday
11:30 AM
12:50 PM

Jackson, M. (PI)
Torche, F. (PI)
Grusky, D. (PI)
Freese, J. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Winter

Friday
11:30 AM
12:50 PM

Jackson, M. (PI)
Torche, F. (PI)
Grusky, D. (PI)
Freese, J. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Spring

Friday
11:30 AM
12:50 PM

Glanz, D. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Winter

Tuesday Thursday
2:30 PM
3:50 PM

Litvak, L. (PI)
Meyers, A. (TA)

2020 - 2021
Winter

Tuesday Thursday
12:30 PM
2:00 PM

Hehmeyer, P. (PI)
Cain, B. (PI)
Rich, D. (PI)

2020 - 2021
Spring

Monday Wednesday
2:30 PM
3:30 PM

Chan, D. (PI)
Gavrila, G. (TA)

2020 - 2021
Autumn

Monday Wednesday
11:30 AM
12:50 PM