This course will introduce the student to the development and implementation of policy in transportation. It will cover principal issues, programs, concepts, decision-making processes, and institutional relationships. A broad conceptual framework to understand how policy is formed at the federal, state, and local level will be analyzed. Key leaders in the transportation field will participate as guest speakers. The course will also provide an opportunity to analyze policy development and implementation from the perspective of a transportation policy head.
Prerequisites:CORE-GP.1022 or URPL-GP.2660