Public Management

Paul Weinstein’s Article in RealClear

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, publishes a new op-ed in the RealClear Policy: Time to Get DC’s Finances Under Control. In 1995, a Republican-led Congress worked with President Bill Clinton to get the District back on track. They created the District of Columbia Financial Responsibility and Management Assistance Authority — better read more…

AAP Alumni Veronica Goodman Discusses Her New Children’s Book

Veronica Goodman L is for Law

AAP’s MA in Public Management and MS in Applied Economics programs alumni Veronica Goodman discusses on NBC Washington her new book, a humorous children’s alphabet book about law, L is for Law (Published Monday, Sep. 24, 2018 ). From Attorney to Zealous Advocacy, L is for Law is a humorous, colorful introduction to the language of law for read more…

Paul Weinstein Quoted in Washington Post

Paul Weinstein

Recent Washington Post’s article, Why some new higher education reforms may hurt students rather than help, features several quotes from Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program. From the article: The most dramatic idea to speed students to graduation is to shrink college itself from four years to three, an option now provided by read more…

Paul Weinstein Quoted in PBS Article

Paul Weinstein

PBS NewsHour’s article, Critics warn that well-meaning reforms may be lowering college standards, features several quotes from Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program. From the article: The most dramatic idea to speed students to graduation is to shrink college itself from four years to three, an option now provided by at least 32 read more…

Center for Advanced Governmental Studies Newsletter: Connect 2018

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Dear Alumni,  As spring comes to a close, we celebrate the end of another successful academic year here at CAGS and welcome a new class of alumni. This year 200 graduated from one of our existing 5 master’s and 3 certificate degrees! One of our alumni, Jeff Selingo (MA in Gov, ’01), delivered the AAP read more…

Understanding the United States Relationships with Its Counterterrorism Partners: An Interview with Dr. Stephen Tankel

Dr. Stephen Tankel

Global Security Podcasts The United States vitally depends on foreign partners as it fights terrorist groups around the world. However, those relationships often do not deliver what Washington thinks they should. In this Global Security Podcast, Mark Stout talks with Dr. Stephen Tankel about his new book With Us and Against Us: How America’s Partners Help and Hinder read more…

Paul Weinstein Quoted in CNBC Article

Paul Weinstein

Today’s article in CNBC, Why a college degree in three years is easier said than done, features several quotes from Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program. From the article: “Schools are forcing four years into three. Some provide guidance on their policy for accelerated programs, while others say you can do it in three read more…

Progressive Policy Institute Publishes Paul Weinstein’s New Paper

Paul Weinstein

The Progressive Policy Institute in Washington recently published Paul Weinstein’s paper titled “Which colleges offer three-year bachelor’s and why aren’t they working?” Paul Weinstein is the Director of the Advanced Academic Programs’ Master of Arts in Public Management program.

AAP Alumni Veronica Goodman Releases Children’s Book

Veronica Goodman Releases Children's Book

AAP’s MA in Public Management program alumni Veronica Goodman releases a humorous children’s alphabet book about economics. From Adam Smith to Zero Sum, E is for Economics is a humorous, colorful introduction to the language of economics for preschool-age children. The book features a new economics term for every letter of the alphabet, illustrated by full-color, playful read more…

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