Public Management

Drs. Jennifer Bachner and Sarah O’Byrne Publish Article on Teaching Quantitative Methods

Drs. Jennifer Bachner and Sarah O'Byrne

  Dr. Jennifer Bachner (Director, Government Analytics) and Dr. Sarah O’Byrne (Coordinator, Center for Advanced Governmental Studies) have published the article “Teaching Quantitative Skills in Online Courses: Today’s Key Areas of Focus and Effective Learning Tools” in the Journal of Political Science Education. Abstract: At both the undergraduate and graduate level, an increasing number of read more…

Paul Weinstein Quoted in The Sacramento Bee

Paul Weinstein, Director of MA in Public Management

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, was quoted in the article, Marijuana is a billion-dollar industry and bankers want in on it, survey says. Paul Weinstein, said that he was both “sort of surprised and not surprised” by the findings. “Bankers are a fairly conservative lot,” he said. “But at the same read more…

Paul Weinstein on 2019 WalletHub Tax Survey

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies‘ Master of Arts in Public Management program, was asked to interpret WalletHub’s 2019 Tax Survey findings. Please read Paul Weinstein’s segment here: 2019 WalletHub Tax Survey The full Survey can be accessed here.  

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management Program, on CNBC

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies‘ Master of Arts in Public Management program, talks about bank valuations and how they may change. Please watch Paul Weinstein’s segment here: Majority of bankers see 2020 recession (04:12) CNBC Television Published on February 25, 2019.  

Dr. Jennifer Bachner Publishes Case Study on Survey Experiments

Dr. Jennifer Bachner

Dr. Jennifer Bachner, director of the MS in Government Analytics program, has published a new research methods case study with SAGE, titled Studying Public Opinion Using Survey Experiments. The case study is based on research with Dr. Benjamin Ginsberg that examines how political leaders frame both history and the future to influence the public and advance their read more…

Paul Weinstein Quoted in CBS Story

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, was quoted in the article, Mount Mercy University offers three-year Bachelor degree track. According to an analysis conducted by Paul Weinstein, in May, around 30 colleges across the U.S. had three-year programs. “The take-up rate to these programs is relatively small,” said Weinstein. “That’s because it only read more…

Dr. John Gans’ New Article in Foreign Affairs

John Gans

You may be interested to read the new article in Foreign Affairs — the flagship journal of the foreign affairs establishment — written by our Dr. John Gans. Dr. John Gans, as you may know, teaches “Introduction to Global Security Studies” and also “Politics and Process of American Foreign Policy” for us. His article looks at read more…

JHU Survey: Americans Don’t Know Much About State Government

Dr. Jennifer Bachner, Director of the Government Analytics program, and Dr. Benjamin Ginsberg, Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, conducted a survey to find out what Americans know and think about their state governments. Although states handle critical issues like education, health care and social services, Americans know very read more…

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…

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